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Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr.
leather Bound Notebook Composed by Oliver Wendell Holmes. 1836-1837. Mass. Medical College
1836. Enclosed in this rare find are 176 hand written pages by Oliver Wendell Holmes Sr. These are handwritten notes of lectures delivered at the Massachusetts Medical College in 1836 and 1837. Some of these dissertations have won the Boylston prize 3 times he was awarded medals costing 50.00 dollars at the time in the Boston medical surgical journal 43 yrs. later still adhered to and praised the dissertations. Mr. Holmes was a renowned scientist, poet and author. He is considered one of the most remarkable Bostonians ever. In conclusion if their are any Medical Book collectors out there with the necessary where to all. It would make a wonderful Gift to the Harvard Medical School Museum. That is where this item belongs. [Attributes: Soft Cover]
Bookseller: Somewhere In Time Books [Bristol, RI, U.S.A.]
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