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Darwin Correspondence Project

From James Crichton-Browne   16 April 1873

The transcript of this letter is not yet available online.

Summary

Sends 15 studies in expression, acted by his wife.

Describes David Ferrier’s experiments on electrical brain stimulation of animals; these show direct relation between convolutions of the brain and groups of muscles [West Riding Asylum Med. Rep. (July 1873)].

Summary

Sends 15 studies in expression, acted by his wife.

Describes David Ferrier’s experiments on electrical brain stimulation of animals; these show direct relation between convolutions of the brain and groups of muscles [West Riding Asylum Med. Rep. (July 1873)].

Letter details

Letter no.
DCP-LETT-8861
From
James Crichton-Browne
To
Charles Robert Darwin
Sent from
West Riding Asylum, Wakefield
Source of text
DAR 161: 319
Physical description
9pp

Please cite as

Darwin Correspondence Project, “Letter no. 8861,” accessed on 24 June 2017, http://www.darwinproject.ac.uk/DCP-LETT-8861

Also published in The Correspondence of Charles Darwin, vol. 21

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