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Darwin Correspondence Project

To William Ogle   22 September 1875

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Asks whether the twins WO reported to CD [see 5470] were named Macrae. F. Galton has told him of a similar case with twins so named who inherited crooked little fingers from the maternal side [see Variation, 2d ed., 2: 240]. [The twins referred to by WO were actually his sisters, see 10170.]

Summary

Asks whether the twins WO reported to CD [see 5470] were named Macrae. F. Galton has told him of a similar case with twins so named who inherited crooked little fingers from the maternal side [see Variation, 2d ed., 2: 240]. [The twins referred to by WO were actually his sisters, see 10170.]

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-10165
From
Charles Robert Darwin
To
William Ogle
Sent from
Down
Source of text
DAR 261.5: 14 (EH 88205912)
Physical description
2pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 10165,” accessed on 24 February 2019, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-10165

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 23

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