MADAME CURIE a Vintage Ladybird Book from the Lives of the Great Scientists Series 708. Matte Hardback 1974.
"Scientists of every nation will always honour the name Marie Curie. She was the discoverer of radium and was twice awarded the Nobel Prise for Physics and Chemistry. Marie Curie could have become one of the richest women in the world, but she remained comparatively poor because she wished everyone to benefit freely from her work."
Published : Ladybird Books Ltd. First published in 1970, this book may be slightly later in 1974.
Priced: 24p Net.
Boards: Matte - Very good - light rubbing at the corners and along the bottom edge.
Spine: Very good - there is minor rubbing at the top and at the base.
Overall: Very good condition, 9/10, used.