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TURNER, A. Logan, (ed.). Joseph, Baron Lister : Centenary Volume 1827-1927.Edited for the Lister Centenary Committee of the British Medical Associati on. Edinburgh & London : Oliver and Boyd, 1927. First Edition. Pp (4),v-xv,(1),1-182,(2) + portrait frontispiece (with captioned tissue-guard) + 8 plates. One letter facsimile in text. Large 8vo, green cloth, gilt lettering to spine, gilt portrait medallion to front board, top edge gilt. Contents : 1. "Biographical Sketch" by Sir George T. Beatson; 2. "Before the Dawn" by Alexander Miles; 3. "Lister as Physiologist" by Sir Edward Sharper-Schafer;4. "Ipissima Verba.; Other Dicta. 5. "The Influence of Lister's Work on Su rgery" by John Fraser; 6. "Reminiscences of "The Chief"" by F. Le M. Grasset (Toronto), E. St. George Baldwin (Toronto), Rutherford Morison, Sir W. Watson Cheyne, T.R. Ronaldson, Francis M. Caird, John Stewart (pp.141-146), Charles E. Douglas, W. Henry Dobie, R. Hamilton Russell; 7. Letters of Lord Lister. 8. "Lister's Fellow-Residents, Summer 1894" by A. Logan Turner; Anthem. One Nova Scotian contributor (and photographer of one plate) : Dr. John Stewart, C.B.E. (b. July 3, 1848 in Black River, St. George's Channel, Cape Breton, Nova Scotia - d. December 26, 1933) served as Lister's dresser and clinical clerk . He was for many years physician in Pictou, later Professor of Surgery and Dean of the Faculty of Medicine at Dalhousie University.Some wear to corners, fore-edge bumped, spine and margins browned, minor s tains to covers, penned inscription, bookplate, magazine leaf glued in to front free endpaper, else very good. 35.00
Title: Joseph, Baron Lister : Centenary Volume 1827-1927. Edited for the Lister Centenary Committee of the British Medical Association.
Publisher: Oliver and Boyd, Edinburgh & London , 1927,:
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