The Life Of William Harvey..
Bound in original black cloth, gilt, with contrasting red title label, gilt, in dust wrapper, which has a few chips at head and tail of spine; otherwise a very good copy. Inscription on first free endpaper to previous owner of Dane Farm outside Folkestone, former seat of the Harvey family.
At the Clarendon Press.,
8vo. 7 x 10 inches. xviii + 483 pp.
Illustrated by coloured portrait frontispiece and by 32 pages of black and white plates. Decorated by publisher's device on title page.
The most complete and definitive account, by Sir Geoffrey Langdon Keynes (1887-1982), surgeon, medical and literary biographer, and bibliographer. First published in 1966, this reissue has minor corrections.
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