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Messages of Sympathy and Respect

Nature volume 88, pages 559560 (22 February 1912) | Download Citation



Expressions of sympathy and resolutions embodying appreciation for the work accomplished by Lord Lister have been received by his family and by the Royal Society from all parts of the civilised world. Last week we referred to messages from the King, Queen Alexandra, and other members of the Royal Family, and to the telegram from the Institut Pasteur. We print below a selection, based chiefly upon reports in The Times, of the tributes which have been paid by foreign rulers and Governments and by learned societies everywhere, to the character and work of Lord Lister.

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