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Lot #304
Joseph Lister

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Estimate: $200+
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British surgeon (1827-1912) who innovated the practice of sterile surgery, one of the most important medical advances of the day. ALS signed “Lister,” one page, 3.75 x 5.75, 12 Park Crescent letterhead, November 2, 1900. Letter to Dr. Dean, in full: "I am very glad you have had such a satisfactory expedition." Double-matted with the original mailing envelope and an FDC honoring Lister to an overall size of 13 x 14.5. In fine condition.

Auction Info

  • Auction Title: Fine Autographs and Artifacts
  • Dates: #576 - Ended February 05, 2020

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