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To Robert Damon   15 October 1877

Summary

Cannot give information requested. Seems incredible that mere contact should be poisonous.

Author:  Charles Robert Darwin
Addressee:  Robert Damon
Date:  15 Oct 1877
Classmark:  Staatsbibliothek zu Berlin – Preußischer Kulturbesitz (Slg. Darmstaedter Lc 1859: Darwin, Charles, Bl. 212–213)
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-11185

From Robert Damon   12 October 1877

Summary

Asks whether CD considers it possible that a mollusc could poison anyone on contact, as RD has heard from missionaries about a certain South Sea variety.

Author:  Robert Damon
Addressee:  Charles Robert Darwin
Date:  12 Oct 1877
Classmark:  DAR 162: 36
Letter no:  DCP-LETT-11182
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