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The Phantom Limb; Book on the Physician Himself [2 volumes].

London; Philadelphia: Gollancz; F.A. Davis Co., 1958; 1892. First Edition; Tenth Edition (carefully revised and greatly enlarged). Cloth. 2 volumes. Writings and fiction on physician life and observation. Posthumously designed book plate by a friend of Oliver’s, incorporating his longstanding love of cephalopods. From the library of Dr. Oliver Sacks, the renowned neurologist, author, and educator. He was, in his life, celebrated for his contributions to the understanding of the human brain and his ability to communicate complex scientific concepts to a broader audience. In doing so, he highlighted the profound impact of neurological disorders on human identity and experience. His library is a reflection of this remarkable polymath's questing mind. Very Good. Toning throughout, DJ with closed tears, else tight, bright and unmarred. Shelfwear/toning to cloth. Item #12433

Price: $75.00

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