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The Pedigree of Disease; Being Six Lectures on Temperament, Idiosyncrasy and Diathesis, Delivered in the Theatre of the Royal College of Surgeons in the Session of 1881.

pp. (viii), 142. Original cloth, library stamp on title, presentation copy from the author to SIR GEORGE MURRAY HUMPHRY, with his subsequent gift label, a very good copy.

*Dedicated to the memory of Charles Darwin; Hutchinson quotes Darwin's statement that '... black sheep can eat with impunity a certain species of Hypericum, which is poisonous to white ones. This observation is so peculiar and so isolated that it must be held to require further confirmation.'

J. & A. Churchill. London.

Date Published: 1884.

Stock No. 62843

Price: 140.00