Francois Broussais; Empereur de la Medecine; 1772-1838; Jeunesse, Correspondance, Vie et Œuvre.
by [BROUSSAIS, Francois] VALENTIN, Michel (1939-).
Dinard:: Association des Amies du Musee du Pays de Dinard, 1988., 1988. 8vo. 319,  pp. 43 illustrations, index. Brown blind- and chocolate-stamped cloth, dust-jacket; jacket extremities worn. Marginalia and underlining as befits a working review copy. Author's very personal inked inscription on front paper: "A Monsieur le professeur Russel C. Maulitz, en hommage infiniment sincere, el en le… de gratitude pour ce qu'il a apporte a la connaissance la historie medicale du XIX siecle en particulier le livre sur le …" Lengthy correspondence laid in regarding a request by an intermediary for the author that Russel C. Maulitz, M.D., Ph.D. review the book for the Journal of the History of Medicine. A copy of the printed review is also laid in. Near fine. ISBN: 2907027028 INSCRIBED BY AUTHOR TO KEY REVIEWER OF THE BOOK. A limited press of 500 copies. This is an unnumbered review copy. The correspondence included herein, brings insight into how book reviews come to pass. PROVENANCE: Russell C. Maulitz, M.D. Ph.D. completed his M.D. and Ph.D. (in History of Medicine) at Duke University. He has served on the editorial boards of three major journals in the fields of medical history and technology and society. He is author of four books, monographs and translations, and over fifty articles in the fields of medical history and medical informatics. As Principal Investigator he has been the recipient of major research grants from the American College of Physicians, the U.S. Office of Naval Research, the National Institutes of Health, the Charles E. Culpeper Foundation, and the Burroughs Wellcome Fund.
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