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“Rabbit Births”: Mary Toft

“Rabbit Births”: Mary Toft

Update: 2019-11-2011
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In 1726, Mary Toft seemed to birth a series of strange creatures: rabbits, cats, and never-before-seen hybrid animals. She quickly became a national sensation. But how did an ordinary English wife and mother deceive the most accomplished doctors of the day?


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B. C.

I can't blame Mary for this, especially because the only thing she did was put herself at risk in the hopes of getting her family some financial help.

Nov 26th
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“Rabbit Births”: Mary Toft

“Rabbit Births”: Mary Toft

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