Lot 293: Louis Pasteur

RR Auction

2015-07-27 11:42:56


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Lot 293: ALS in French, signed "L. Pasteur," one page, 5.25 x 8, December 3 [1885]. Letter to an unidentified correspondent, in full (translated): "I do not believe at all that age or youth influences the results of vaccination. If accidents occurred during the night of the vaccination, whatever the age of the individual, it was the result of impure vaccine or due to a wrongly performed procedure." Central vertical and horizontal folds, a uniform block of toning from previous display, light soiling, erased pencil notations, and a few repaired tears, otherwise fine condition. RR Auction's Fine Autographs and Artifacts Auction 458 Wednesday, 12th August 2015 Estimate: $2000-3000
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