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From Charles Lawford Acland   17 August 1870

Summary

Is studying Variation, especially Pangenesis. Reports earlier notion of Dr Robert Lee, that resemblance between husband and wife may be partly owing to her having man’s blood circulating in her during pregnancies; thus spouses most resemble each other in large families.

Author:  Charles Lawford Acland
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  17 Aug 1870
Classmark:  DAR 159: A7
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-7303
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Darwin, C. R.[X]
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