KEEVIL, John J.
Title: Hamey the Stranger. First Edition in dustjacket
Publisher:  Geoffrey Bles, London, 1952,
Seller ID: 110607
KEEVIL, John J. Hamey the Stranger. London : Geoffrey Bles, MCMLII . First Edition. Pp (6),vii-xvi,1-192, frontispiece + 5 plates (one folding).Genealogical chart. Index. 8vo, green cloth, gilt Hamey Coat of Arms to fr ont board, gilt lettering to spine. "The story of Baldwin Hamey, a Flemish physician, who went to Russia as Court Doctor to Czar Fedor and afterwards settled for life in Elizabethan London." (fromm the dj). Contents : Genealogical Tree. Introduction. 1. The Netherlands, 1568. 2. Leiden. 3. Interlude. 4. Russia, 1594-97. 5. Tower Ward in the City of London, 1598. 6. The Essex Rebellion. 7. The Tribulations of a Stranger. 8. The Return of the Plague. 9. Medical Practice. 10. Home Life. 11. The College of Physicians. 12. Otto Hernius. 13. The Die-Hard. 14. War. 15. Father and Son. 16. Last Days. Very good in unclipped dustjacket (tear to top spine). 35.00