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The chromosome cycle of the sporozoa...in relation...heredity with 2 autograph letters, signed
Dobell, Clifford

Publisher Information: Louvain: Uystpruyst, 1924.

OFFPRINT from La cellule XXXV [Dec.1924].Folio.[2],[169]-192pp.Illustrations after the author's drawings. 286 x 193 mm.Contemporary half morocco, gilt,original printed wrappers bound in. Browning but a very good copy. First separate edition, presented to Charles Singer (1876-1960),with 2 autograph letters, signed, from Dobell to Singer laid in, each 1 page, 4to. on Medical Research Council stationery, April 27 & April 30,1929.

The letters discuss the offprint, which Singer has requested, and make some bibliographical comments on it, reflecting Dobell's famous meticulousness and his confidence in the inherent interest of his research.Considering Singer's and Dobell's achievements in historical writing, this exchange is definitely a collector's plum. See Garrison-Morton 144 & numerous other references re Singer. See G-M 5194.1 for Dobell's parasitlogy research & G-M 67 noting his classic study of Leeuwenhoek.

Edition: 1st edition

Book Id: 15

Price: $375.00

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