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From A. W. Buckland   9 October 1881

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On the effects of a mother’s imagination on a new-born child. Reports that a hen, startled by an alarm clock, laid eggs with clock faces on them.

Author:  Anne Walbank Buckland
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  9 Oct 1881
Classmark:  DAR 201: 7
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-13381

To A. W. Buckland   10 October [1881]

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Does not believe imagination of mother can affect new-born infant.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Anne Walbank Buckland
Date:  10 Oct [1881]
Classmark:  DAR 143: 176
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-13386
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