The Biology of the Negro

Chicago, University of Chicago Press, 1942.

Octavo; black cloth with gilt spine decoration; covers lightly rubbed; edges very slightly marked; endpapers very slightly offset; pages1-2 slightly creased and torn at the bottom margin (not affecting text); a very good copy.

Lewis was the first African-American to earn a PhD in Medicine, at the University of Chicago in 1915, becoming an associate professor in Pathology; he was also the first African-American to teach at the University of Chicago.

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Price: $55.00

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