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Hardback, 9 x 6.5 inches. Textured light brown paper covered boards with gilt lettering to spine. In dustwrapper with colour portrait to front. In very good condition with very good dustwrapper. Some rubbing and darkening to spine, a couple of small nicks to corners and edges, front illustration bright and clean. Not price clipped, in protective sleeve.) Cover clean and smart, a couple of small minor bumps to corners. Endpapers clean, no penned inscriptions. Bookseller label to front “Donald Ferrier, Medical Bookseller, Edinburgh.” Inside pages all very clean and tight. Else a very good clean and tight copy. 143pp. Illustrated with a colour frontis portrait, 27 B&W photo illustrations on full page plates, and B&W drawing in text. Biography of a notable surgeon, who purchased Charles Darwin’s Home, Down House, and generously provided for its repair, upkeep and preservation. See Chapter 9.
Title: Sir George Buckston Browne. With a Foreword by Emeritus Professor Sir Harry Platt.
Categories: DARWIN, CHARLES,
Publisher: Edinburgh and London, E. & S. Livingstone Ltd. 1957 1st:
Item: 1.00 Item
Seller ID: 84352
Keywords: DARWIN, CHARLES DOBSON, Jessie: WAKELEY, Sir Cecil: Sir George Buckston Browne, E. & S. Livingstone Ltd., 1957, 1st, darwin, home, preservation, Down House