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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".

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

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 11995,” accessed on 25 September 2016, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-11995

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