Doctors John Locke Oliver Holmes Fracastorius Medicine For Sale
An Alabama Student and Other Biographical Essays, by
William Osler. Oxford University Press, NY, 1929 (Second impression, the first
being 1908). Octavo, red cloth covers with gilt lettering on spine,
Biographical essays, by a Johns Hopkins professor, on people
in the medical profession, some of whom are better known in other fields,
including William Harvey, Thomas Dover, John Keats, Oliver Wendell Holmes, John
Locke, Elisha Bartlett, Elizabeth Blackwood, William Pepper, Alfred Stille, Sir
Thomas Browne, Fracastorius and John Bassett (of Alabama, who inspired the
first essay and title of the book and whose portrait is the frontispiece).
Condition: Good. Interior clean, binding tight, page edges
age tanned with minor dust soiling, covers rubbed with some fading of color,
gilt not new but still bright, spine slightly cocked, spine ends and corners
have minor wear.
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