The Harvard Classics Vol. 38: Harvey. Jenner. Lister. Pasteur. Scientific Papers. Physiology. Medicine. Surgery. Geology.


440pgs. Very Good condition cloth hardcover, top edge gilt, very dark green (almost black) cloth covers, gilt lettering to spine. Green decorated endpapers. Frontis picture of Louis Pasteur in his laboratory from the painting of Albert Edelfelt. Small round smudge at top edge of title and frontis inner margin as pictured, otherwise clean and unmarked. Contents: The Oath of Hippocrates, The Law of Hippocrates, On the Motion of the Heart and Blood in Animals by William Harvey, The Three Original Publications On Vaccinations Against Smallpox by Edward Jenner, The Contageousness of Puerperal Fever by O.W. Holmes, On the Antiseptic Principle of the Practice of Surgery by Lord Lister, The Physiological Theory of Fermentation by Louis Pasteur, The Germ Theory and Its Applications to Medicine and Surgery (revised) by Louis Pasteur, On the Extension of the Germ Theory to the Etiology of Certain Common Diseases (revised) by Louis Pasteur, Prejudices Which Have Retarded the Progress of Geology and Uniformity in the Series of Past Changes in the Animate and Inanimate World both by Sir Charles Lyell. Book#2598.

Title: The Harvard Classics Vol. 38: Harvey. Jenner. Lister. Pasteur. Scientific Papers. Physiology. Medicine. Surgery. Geology.

Author Name: Eliot, Charles W., Editor. [William Harvey, Edward Jenner, Lord Lister, O.W. Holmes, Louis Pasteur, Charles Lyell]

Illustrator: Albert Edelfelt

Categories: COMPLETE CATALOG, Animals, Nature, Natural Sciences, Non-Fiction, Text and Reference Books, Science and Medicine,

Edition: No Additional Printings Indicated

Publisher: New York, P.F. Collier & Son: 1910

Binding: Cloth Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: Small 8vo. 5 x 8 Inches.

Seller ID: 2598

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