New York, Hurd and Houghton, the Riverside Press, Cambridge: 1872
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1872 LANDMARK BOOK ON HAYFEVER INSCRIBED FROM MORRELL TO BROTHER JEFFRIES, CORRESPONDENT WITH DARWIN. 9 inches tall hardcover, original green cloth binding, beveled edges, spine gilt, top edge gilt, 3 maps in duotone, inscribed front free endpaper 'Jeffries Wyman, M.D. from his affectionate brother, June 20th, 1872'. A fine association copy. MORRILL WYMAN (1812 - 1903) was an American physician and social reformer. Best known today for his work on hay fever, he was one of the most respected doctors of his time, a social reformer, Harvard overseer, hospital president, and author in his long l... View More...