LISTER, Joseph. 20130



Autograph Letter Signed ‘Lister’, to Lord Avebury, pleased to hear that Avebury will join the General Committee of the Virchow Memorial Fund, and asking him to act as Treasurer. A good one page example, 7 x 4 inches, black edges. 12 Park Crescent, Portland Place, 30 October 1902. Joseph Lister (1827-1912), surgeon, whose work introduced the antiseptic system into modern surgery, and who developed a commercial serum therapy against diptheria.