Blood Immunity and Blood Relationship, a Demonstration of certain Blood Relationships amongst Animals by means of the Precipitin Test for Blood. Including original Researches by G.S.Graham-Smith and T.S.P.Strangeways.
First Edition. Cambridge, At the University Press, 1904. Large Octavo (19 cm x 26 cm). XII, 444 pages with numerous diagrams and two plates. Hardcover / Original, publisher’s cloth with gilt lettering on spine. Binding stronger rubbed and slightly split but overall still in very good condition. One page of diagrams reinforced with sellotape. Personal copy of George H.F.Nuttall, with his Exlibris to pastedown, his name- and personal address-stamp to endpaper, halftitle and titlepage. With numerous textmarkings and highlighting of important colleagues of Nuttall (Paul Ehrlich, Metchnikoff, Uhlenhuth, Farnum, Gengou, Graham-Smith and Sanger, Liepmann etc. etc.). With a further Bookplate/Exlibris to the rear pastedown of the Volume, reading: “The Molteno Institute for Research in Parasitology Library – Gift of Professor G.H.F.Nuttall, 1921”.
[Important publication in the History of Medicine, according to Fielding H. Garrison / Leslie T. Morton / Jeremy M. Norman – History of Medicine & The Life Sciences [Garrison & Morton], No. 2561]