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Price Realized: $625 With Buyer's Premium Show Hammer Price
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Sale 2502 Lot 82
(NOBEL LAUREATES--MEDICINE.) Group of 18 items Signed, or Signed and Inscribed, to László Magyar, mostly letters describing recent projects. Most 1 page, 4to or 8vo; condition generally good. Few with the original envelope. Vp, vd
Estimate $400 - 600
Edgar Adrian. ALS, "Adrian." 2 pages. 24 August 1971 * Georg von Békésy. TLS, "G. v. Békésy." 1/2 page. [Manoa], 14 September 1971 * Frank Macfarlane Burnet. TLS, "F.M. Burnet." Parkville, Victoria, 3 September 1971 * André Frédéric Cournand. ALS, "AndréCournand." New York, 18 February 1972 * John C. Eccles (2). Photograph Signed, "JohnCEccles," bust portrait. Signed in the image, lower right. 8x5 inches; TLS, "JohnCEccles," sending a photograph [present]. Buffalo, 3 November 1972 * Karl von Frisch. Photograph postcard Signed, "K.v. Frisch," showing him and his dog walking down a path. With an ANS, "KvFrisch," on verso. Oblong 12mo. München, 27 September 1974 * Ragnar Granit. Photograph dated and Signed, bust portrait. Signed in the blank lower margin. 7x4 1/2 inches. Np, 1973 * Alfred Hershey. ANS. Cold Spring Harbor, nd * Walter Rudolf Hess. Partly-printed note Signed, "WRHess," in red ink, in German. Oblong 12mo. Ascona, 6 August 1971 * Andrew F. Huxley. Brief TLS, "A.H. Huxley." London, 6 October 1971 * Hans A. Krebs. Printed article, "The History of the Tricarboxylic Acid Cycle," from Perspectives in Biology and Medicine, Autumn 1970, Signed and Inscribed on first page. 18 pages. Oxford, 11 December 1979 * Peter Medawar. ALS, "PBMedawar." [London], 16 March 1973 * William P. Murphy. TLS, "Wm PMurphy." Brookline, 27 August 1974 * Dickinson W. Richards. Brief TLS. New York, 8 October 1971 * Frederick C. Robbins. TLS, "FCRobbins." Cleveland, 22 January 1973 * George D. Snell (2). Photograph Signed and Inscribed, "Senior Staff Scientist, Emeritus / The Jackson Laboratory / 1980 Nobel Prize in Medicine," half-length portrait. Inscribed on verso. 7x5 inches; ALS. 2 pages. Np, nd; Bar Harbor, ME, 5 April 1987.Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $625