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Sir Roderick Impey Murchison

Sir Roderick Impey Murchison

Nov. 15, 1870

"A Faithful Friend, an eminent Savant, and the best possible of Presidents"

$35



Sir William Fergusson, BART.

Sir William Fergusson, BART.

Dec. 17, 1870

"There is no man of greater weight in his profession"

$32

Professor Huxley

Professor Huxley

Jan. 28, 1871

"A great Med'cine-Man among the Inqui-ring Redskins"

$100

Mr. Charles R. Darwin

Mr. Charles R. Darwin

Sept. 30, 1871

"Natural Selection"

$300


Dr. Quinn

Dr. Quinn

Jan. 20, 1872

"Homeopathic Society."

$50

John Tyndall

Professor John Tyndall, F.R.S.

Feb. 6, 1872

"The Scientific Use of the Imagination"

$35

Professor Richard Owen

Professor Richard Owen

March 1, 1873

"Old Bones."

$50

[see condition notes]

 

Sir William Jenner, BART., K.C.B.

Sir William Jenner, BART., K.C.B.

April 26, 1873

"Physic."

$36

 

Sir Henry Thompson

Sir Henry Thompson

Aug. 1, 1874

"Cremation"

$25

 

Mr Oscar Clayton

Mr Oscar Clayton

Sept 12, 1874

"fashionable surgery"

$50

 

Dr Lyon Playfair

Dr Lyon Playfair

Feb. 20, 1875

"Chemistry"

$40

 

Sir George Biddell Airy, K.C.B.

Sir George Biddell Airy, K.C.B.

Nov. 13, 1875

"Astronomy"

Lord Lindsay, M.P.

Sir William Withey Gull, BART., M.D.

Dec. 18, 1875

"Physiological Physic"

$55

Mr James Manby Gully MD

Mr James Manby Gully, M.D.

Aug. 5, 1876

"Hydropathy"

$30

 

Lord Lindsay, M.P.

Lord Lindsay, M.P.

May 11, 1878

"Astronomy"

$32

 

Mr. Herbert Spencer

Mr. Herbert Spencer

April 26, 1879

"Philosophy"

$36

Mr Erasmus Wilson, M.R.C.S.

Mr. Erasmus Wilson, M.R.C.S.

Dec. 18, 1880

"the Obelisk."

$55

Sir John Bennet Lawes, BART.

Sir John Bennet Lawes, BART.

July 8, 1882

"Agricultural Science"

$36

 

Lord Walsingham

Lord Walsingham

Sept. 9, 1882

"a Naturalist"

$30

 

Mr. Richard Anthony Proctor, B.A., F.R.A.S.

Mr. Richard Anthony Proctor,
B.A., F.R.A.S.


March 3, 1883

"Astronomy"

$32

 

The Earl of Leicester, K.G.

The Earl of Leicester, K.G.

Aug. 4, 1883

"Agriculture"

$42

 

Mr. Richard Quain, M.D., F.R.S.

Mr. Richard Quain, M.D., F.R.S.

Oct. 15, 1883

"Lord Beaconsfield's Physician "

$36


Louis Pasteur

M. Louis Pasteur

Jan. 8, 1887

"Hydrophobia"

$145


Sir Morell MacKenzie, Knt.

Sir Morell MacKenzie, Knt.

Oct. 15, 1887

"Disease of the Throat"

$42

 

The Earl Cathcart

The Earl Cathcart

April 14, 1888

"He has devoted his life to husbandry, and has nine children"

$20
(see condition notes)

 

Mr. Charles Kearns Deane Tanner. B.A., M.D., F.R.C.S.I., L.K.Q.C.P.I., L.R.C.S.I., M.P.

Mr. Charles Kearns Deane Tanner. B.A., M.D., F.R.C.S.I., L.K.Q.C.P.I., L.R.C.S.I., M.P.

Aug. 4, 1888

"the blister."

$50

 

Sir William Bartlett Dalby, Knight, M.P., M.A., F.R.C.S.

Sir William Bartlett Dalby,
Knight, M.P., M.A., F.R.C.S.


Dec. 22, 1888

"the ear"

$36

 

Sir. W. Tindal Robertson

Sir. W. Tindal Robertson

Feb. 16, 1889

"Brighton"

$42

 

Mr. Frank Crisp

Mr. Frank Crisp

May 31, 1890

"Mr. Frank Crisp"

$85

 

Mr. Jonathan Hutchinson (Sept 27, 1890)

Mr. Jonathan Hutchinson

Sept. 27, 1890

"Mr. Jonathan Hutchinson"

$65

 

Professor John Hall Gladstone, Ph.D., F.R.S.

Professor John Hall Gladstone, Ph.D., F.R.S.

Nov. 14, 1891

"Chemistry & Optics"

$25
(see light scuff mark)

Professor John Hall Gladstone, Ph.D., F.R.S.

Professor John Hall Gladstone, Ph.D., F.R.S.

Nov. 14, 1891

"Chemistry & Optics"

$35

 

Sir Balthazar Walter Foster, M.P., M.S., D.C.L.

Robert Brudenell Carter, F.R.C.S.

April 9, 1892

"a Literary Oculist"

$50

 

Dr Samuel Wilks Oct 1 1892

Dr Samuel Wilks

Oct. 1, 1892

"Philosophical Pathology"

$35

 

Dr. John Scott Burdon Sanderson

Dr. John Scott Burdon Sanderson

May 7, 1894

"Oxford Physiology"

$35

 

Sir Balthazar Walter Foster, M.P., M.S., D.C.L.

Sir Balthazar Walter Foster, M.P., M.S., D.C.L.

Oct. 11, 1894

"The Ilkeston Division"

$45

 

Robert Farquharson May 30 1895

Dr. Robert Farquharson, M.P.

May 30, 1895

"West Aberdeenshire"

$40

 

Dr Leander Starr Jameson, CB

Dr Leander Starr Jameson, CB

April 9. 1896

"Dr. Jim"

$45


Lord Kelvin

Sir William Mac Cormac, P.R.C.S.

Oct. 1. 1896

"Gun Shot Wounds"

$25


Mr. John Lawson Johnston

Mr. John Lawson Johnston

Feb. 18, 1897

"Dietetics"

$40


Lord Kelvin

Lord Kelvin

April 29, 1897

"Natural Philosophy"

$50


Mr. Alfred Cooper, F.R.C.S.

Mr. Alfred Cooper, F.R.C.S.

Dec. 30, 1897

"Alfred"

$32

 

Sir Henry Charles Burdett, K.C.B.

Sir Henry Charles Burdett, K.C.B.

July 14, 1898

"Hospitals"

Sir James John Trevor Lawrence, BART.

Sir James John Trevor Lawrence, BART.

Jan. 26, 1899

"Horticlture"

$55

 

Dr. Thomas Stevenson, F.R.C.P.

Dr. Thomas Stevenson, F.R.C.P.

Nov. 30, 1899

"Medical Jurisprudence"

$45


Lord Rayleigh, D.C.L., F.R.S.

Lord Rayleigh, D.C.L., F.R.S.

Dec. 21, 1899

"Argon"

$70


Dr Nathaniel Edward Yorke-Davies

Dr Nathaniel Edward Yorke-Davies

April 13, 1900

"Dietetics"

$35
(see condition notes)


Frederick Treves

Frederick Treves

July 19, 1900

"Freddie"
['Elephant Man' doctor]

$15
(see condition notes)


Surgeon-General Jameson, M.D., C.B., Q.H.S., LL.D

Surgeon-General Jameson, M.D., C.B., Q.H.S., LL.D

Aug. 1, 1901

"Army Medical"

(see enlargement for
condition notes)


Dr Robert Henry Scanes Spicer

Dr Robert Henry Scanes Spicer

March 20, 1902

"rhinology"

$40


Sir Felix Semon, M.D., F.R.C.P.

Sir Felix Semon, M.D., F.R.C.P.

May 1, 1902

"Laryngology"

$42


Sir William Henry Broadbent, K.C.V.O., M.D., F.R.C.P., LL.D., F.R.S.

Sir William Henry Broadbent, K.C.V.O., M.D., F.R.C.P., LL.D., F.R.S.

Oct. 30, 1902

"orthodoxy"

$40


Sir Francis Henry Laking, BART., G.C.V.O., M.D.

Sir Francis Henry Laking, BART., G.C.V.O., M.D.

Feb 19, 1903

"the King's physician"

$50


Sir William Huggins

Sir William Huggin

April 9, 1903

"Spectroscopic Astronomy"

$40


Sir William Crookes

Sir William Crookes, F.R.S.

May 21, 1903

"ubi Crookes ibi lux"

$65


Sir Richard Douglas Powell. BART., K.C.V.O., M.D., F.R.C.P., M.R.C.S.

Sir Richard Douglas Powell. BART., K.C.V.O., M.D., F.R.C.P., M.R.C.S.

May 28, 1904

"Chests"

$40

 

The Hon. Sydney Holland

The Hon. Sydney Holland

Aug. 25, 1904

"How much?"

$38

 

Sir Hiram Stevens Maxim

Sir Hiram Stevens Maxim

Dec. 15, 1904

"In the Clouds."

$65

M and Mme Curie

M and Mme Curie

Dec. 22, 1904

"Radium"

$150

 

Professor Ray Lankester, F.R.S.

Professor Ray Lankester, F.R.S.

Jan. 12, 1905

"His religion is the worship of all sorts of winged and finny freaks."

$55

 

Sir Robert Ball

Sir Robert Ball

April 13, 1905

"popular Astronomy"

$50

 

Sir Anderson Critchett

Sir Anderson Critchett

May 18, 1905

"the King's oculist"

$40
(see enlargement)


Sir Thomas Barlow

Sir Thomas Barlow

April 12,1906

"Physician to His Majesty's Household"

$40
(see enlargement)


Sir Alfred Fripp

Sir Alfred Fripp

Sept. 18, 1907

"A Master of the knife."

$65

 

Sir Boverton Redwood, DSc, FRSE

Sir Boverton Redwood, DSc, FRSE

March 25, 1908

"Petroleum."

$40

 

Sir David Salomons

Sir David L. Salomons, Bt., M.A., M.I.E.E.

June 17, 1908

"Electricity"

$45


The Earl of Crawford

The Earl of Crawford

August 12, 1908

"The Transit of Venus"

$40

Sir William Ramsay KCB

Sir William Ramsay, KCB

Dec 2, 1908

"Chemistry."

$45

Sir William Ramsay KCB

Mr H A Barker

Dec 8, 1909

"Bones."

$35

Dr John Bland-Sutton, FRCS

Dr John Bland-Sutton, FRCS

Feb 3, 1910

"A Great Surgeon."

$35

The Hon. Stephen Coleridge

The Hon. Stephen Coleridge

July 27, 1910

"Anti-Vivisection."

$40

Mr. William Spiers Simpson

Mr. William Spiers Simpson

Sept 28, 1910

"Science and Invention."

$45

Emile Garcke Nove 9 1910

Emile Garcke

Nov 10, 1910

"Electrical Energy"

$40

Lord Kelvin

Sir Alfred Pearce Gould, K.C.V.O., M.S., F.R.C.S.

Sept. 27, 1911

"Surgical Diagnosis"

$50


Dr T. R. Allinson

Dr T. R. Allinson

Oct. 4, 1911

"Wholemeal Bread."

$45


Sir George Henry Savage Feb 7 1912

Sir George Henry Savage, MD, FRCP

Feb 7, 1912

"Mens Sana."

$45


Sir George Henry Savage Feb 7 1912

Mr. Rhys-Williams

Oct. 29, 1913

"Rhys, K.C."

$65


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