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Wellcome's Medical Diary and Visiting List, Service Edition

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One week on three pages with abridged price list. Greek theme: image and information on Cheiron the Centaur called by Homer "The Sire of Pharmacy", The Historical Medical Museum - reprinted from "British Medical Journal" 1913.

Section on 'Wellcome' Materia Medica Farm. Black and white photomechanical prints of medical equipment used in the North and South Pole include those used by Scott, Amundsen and Peary. Colour reproductions of preparations stained with 'Soloid' microscopic stains. List of Typical awards at International Exhibitions from 1905-1911.

Inserts: pamphlet 'Illustrations of 'Tabloid' Medicine Chests and Cases' printed in colour; Wellcome diary 1915 address and suggestion form; blotting pad and bookmark 'Tabloid' advert.



Physical description

1 copy Wallet style binding in black leather with wallet to hold a writing utensil, letters stamps, cards, etc. Endpapers colour printed unicorn designs. Text block machine made paper, text printed in black, paper pre lined with blue and brown printing ink. All three edges gilt with a silk bookmark.

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