Day 2 Lot 497

United Kingdom – The Arsenic Poisoning Epidemic 1900-1901...

Auction Date: 30/10/2020 at 10am



United Kingdom – The Arsenic Poisoning Epidemic 1900-1901 ~Royal Commission on Arsenical Poisoning~ from the consumption of beer and other articles of food and drink, First report HMSO 1901, with minutes of evidence and appendices Vol I – Evidence Received in 1901 together with Appendices 1-15 and Index, being part II of the first report (with charts and maps of effected areas), HMSO 103 Final Report Part I HMSO and minutes of evidence etc being Part II of the Final Report, HMSO 1903 – this investigation found that beer from certain breweries was contaminated with arsenic, 4 parts, disbound two original wraps (4)

Hammer Price: £70.00