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DCP-LETT-11995

From W. D. Fox to G. H. Darwin   15 April [1879]

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Summary

Fears he cannot give much information for CD’s book [Erasmus Darwin]. Recounts how his mother’s health was improved by Erasmus Darwin’s treatment. Remembers being attacked as a boy by an angry lady whose beautiful teeth were extracted by Dr Darwin "to cure some nervous spasms".

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-11995
From
Fox, W. D.
To
Darwin, G. H.
Sent from
Sandown
Source of text
DAR 99: 175–6
Physical description
4pp

Summary

Fears he cannot give much information for CD’s book [Erasmus Darwin]. Recounts how his mother’s health was improved by Erasmus Darwin’s treatment. Remembers being attacked as a boy by an angry lady whose beautiful teeth were extracted by Dr Darwin "to cure some nervous spasms".

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 11995,” accessed on 13 February 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-11995

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