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Darwin Correspondence Project

Edwards Crisp


Physician and medical scientist. General practitioner in London from 1830. Practised as a physician in London, 1849–82. Wrote a number of books on medical subjects; published many papers on medicine and zoology. Built up a museum of comparative and pathological anatomy of over 5000 specimens.


Lancet (1882), pt 2: 1010–11, Modern English biography.