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#188 - Louis Pasteur Autograph Letter Signed Estimate: $2,500+

"In your clientele you had nine people bitten, five of whom were vaccinated and four unvaccinated, two of whom died of rabies"

LS in French, signed “L. Pasteur,” one page both sides, 5.25 x 8.25, Institut Pasteur letterhead, January 5, 1891. Letter addressed to the veterinarian Achille Maucuer, in full (translated): "Mr. Pringruber, director of the Medical Bulletin, having learned that in your clientele you had nine people bitten, five of whom were vaccinated and four unvaccinated, two of whom died of rabies, would like to have some details to insert in his diary. Extent of area, year of accidents, etc. Would you please write a few lines about this and give them to him." In fine condition, with intersecting folds. Accompanied by the original hand-addressed mailing envelope.

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