Laveran, Charles Louis Alphonse
Autograph letter signed, two pages - both sides, 4,5 x 3,5 inch, Paris, 4.05.(1901), in French, to an unnamed gentleman - concerning an appointment and the taking of quinine, written and signed in black ink "A. Laveran", attractively mounted (removable) for fine display with a photograph, shows Alphonse Laveran in a chest-up portrait (altogether 8,25 x 11,75 inch), in very fine condtion. "Monsieur, J`ai l`honneur de vous informer que vous me trouverez chez moi Dimanche à 6 h du soir, j`espère que le jour et l`heure vous conviendront, je suis très occupé en ce moment et il me serait très difficile de vous doner u autre rendez-vous. En attendant vous pouvez toujours prendre de le quinine (un cachet de chlorhydrate de quinine 0 gr,80 chaque jour - agréer je vous prie l`expression de mes sentiments les plus distingués A. Laveran 25 rue de Montparnasse" Translated: "Sir, I have the honor to inform you that you will find me at my home Sunday at 6 o'clock in the evening, I hope that the day and the hour will suit you, I am very busy at the moment and it would be very difficult to give you another appointment. In the meantime you can always take quinine (a cachet of quinine hydrochloride 0 gr, 80 each day - please accept the expression of my most distinguished feelings A. Laveran 25 rue de Montparnasse"
|Profession||French physician who won the Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine in 1907 for his discoveries of parasitic protozoans as causative agents of infectious diseases such as malaria and trypanosomiasis|
|Year of birth||1845|
|year of death||1922|
|Size in inch (1 inch = 2.5 cm)||4,5 x 3,5 (altogether 8,25 x 11,75)|
|Type of Autograph||letters|