The Personality Of William Harvey..

MEDICINE - HARVEY, WILLIAM. KEYNES, GEOFFREY..

Bound in the original cloth, gilt, with blind stamping, in price clipped dust wrapper with foxing of spine, slight edge wear and chips at head of spine; otherwise a very good copy.

£20.00

Publisher

At The University Press.,

Place

Cambridge

Date

1949

Synopsis

By geoffrey keynes m.a., m.d. pembroke college f.r.c.s. eng., emeritus surgeon, st. bartholomew's hospital. the linacre lecture delivered at st john's college, cambridge on 6th may 1949.

Item Description

Small 8vo. 5 x 7.75 inches. inches. 48 pp.

Illustrations

Illustrated by 8 plates and by facsimile in text.

Notes

A brief biographical account of Harvey, based around his portraits. Sir Geoffrey Langdon Keynes (1887-1982), surgeon, medical and literary biographer, and bibliographer, published his study of The Portraiture of William Harvey also in 1949, and later wrote the most complete and definitive biography of Harvey (1966, reissued with corrections, 1978).

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