LISTER, Joseph. 20569

£250

Description

Autograph Letter Signed ‘Lister’, to Lord Avebury, thanking him for the copy of the Bill, hoping for a discussion tomorrow morning at St. James’s Square. A good one page example 7 x 4 inches, black edges. 12 Park Crescent, Portland Place, 7 May 1900. Joseph Lister (1827-1912), surgeon, whose work introduced the antiseptic system into modern surgery, and who developed a commercial serum therapy against diptheria. Sir John Lubbock (1834-1913), Liberal MP, and researcher on primitive man.