Cambridge: Privately Printed, 1896. FIRST EDITION. Maroon cloth, gilt, sunned at spine; end-papers browned. Item #12081
First edition. The present work includes tributes to Morrill Wyman, John B. Taylor, as well as poems entitled Bacteria, bacillus, etc., Light of evolution, and Advice to graduates in medicine. Clarke was an 1862 graduate of the Harvard medical school, served as a surgeon during the Civil war, and later specialized in obstetrics and gynecology in the Boston area.