Nutrition: The Chemistry of Life
MENDEL, Lafayette B.
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Illustrated, 150pp, 8vo, new boards, leather label; ex-lib, pencil marginalia throughout. New Haven: Yale UP, 1923. Mendel discovered vitamins A and B. "Largely through his (Mendel's) own efforts nutrition was transformed during his lifetime from empiricism to a clearly recognized branch of biochemistry founded upon scientific principles." DSB IX, p. 285. First Edition.