60. Ehrlich, Paul; & Sahachiro Hata.

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Die Experimentelle Chemotherapie der Spirillosen. 5 plates; 3 folding tables. 8vo, gilt-lettered cloth; moderate wear, light ink stamp on title and front free endpaper.


Berlin, 1910 [100/150]


FIRST EDITION. “Ehrlich conceived the idea of creating a ‘magic bullet’ drug to kill living organisms…Ehrlich carried out 605 experiments before reaching the one compound..the famous arsenic-based ‘606,’ the magic bullet, later named Salvarsan and first used to treat human syphilis in 1911.” Heirs of Hippocrates 2159; Garrison-Morton 2403.



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Auction ends: May 28, 2019 10:00 am
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