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Darwin Correspondence Project

To J. S. Burdon Sanderson   30 April [1876]

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Suggests JSBS’s new machine for observing arterial action be used to test CD’s hypothesis that blushing is caused by thinking intensely about a part of the body and thus releasing the arteries.

Summary

Suggests JSBS’s new machine for observing arterial action be used to test CD’s hypothesis that blushing is caused by thinking intensely about a part of the body and thus releasing the arteries.

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 10485,” accessed on 24 July 2019, https://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/letter/DCP-LETT-10485.xml

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 24

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