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Lectures on the History of Physiology by  Michael FOSTER - First Edition - 1901 - from Between the Covers- Rare Books, Inc. ABAA and Biblio.com

Lectures on the History of Physiology

by FOSTER, Michael

Condition: Very Good


Cambridge: At the University Press, 1901. Hardcover. Very Good. First edition. Octavo. With a frontispiece portrait of Vesalius. Publisher's dark blue cloth, gilt titles. Two small ownership signatures on the front free endpaper. Hinges weak, but still snug, very good.


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