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One country doctor asks another to assist him in a post mortem on the corpse of one of his successfully-treated patients. Wood engraving by C. Keene, 1883.

  • Keene, Charles, 1823-1891.
Date
1883
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14282i
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[London], 1883.

Physical description

1 print : wood engraving ; border 13.9 x 18 cm

Lettering

Consequences! CK

Lettering note

Caption reads: 'First country doctor. "Could you come to my place, Brown, to-morrow morning?" Second ditto. "All right, old man. What is it?" First Country doctor. "Well, I've had a case of 'Endocarditis', which I've successfully treated with 'Convalaria majalis', and I want your help with the post-mortem!"

Reference

Wellcome Library no. 14282i

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