MICHAEL SERVETUS

London: Henry Frowde, Oxford U. Press, 1909. First edition (an American edition was published the same year). 8vo. 35 pp. Portrait frontispiece and 8 plates. Biographical sketch of Servetus (ca. 1510-1553), Spanish physician, cartographer, and theologian, the “first European to describe pulmonary circulation” (Wikipedia). Bookplate of physician Charles Franklin Hoover (cf. Hoover’s Sign – pulmonary) verso of front wrapper. Original printed drab wrappers (edges a little chipped, some wear along spine). Very good. Item #68618

Price: $125.00

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