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Doctor Wood: Modern Wizard of the Laboratory. the Story of an American Small Boy Who Became the Most Daring and Original Experimental Physicist of Our Day, & Never Grew Up

By: Seabrook, William

Price: $150.00

Publisher: NY, Harcourt Brace: 1941

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 18016

Condition: Very Good


The spine is dulled. Inscribed by Doctor Robert Wood on the fep (dated 1941). Inside the front cover is tipped a mimeograph copy of a speech given in his honor. Tipped onto the half-title is an article on his death, and on the following page a clipping about his wife's death. On one page inside is a short narrative by the owner of the book about an incident with Wood, and a handwritten letter by Wood concerning the incident (a joke involving phony cement fossils). Also included are three very cute and attractive hand-painted table cards. They are labeled "R. W. Wood Dinner Cards". A ve... View more info