Bigg, Henry Robert Heather

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(1853-1911) UK medical doctor and author of The Human Republic (1891), whose protagonist miniaturizes himself (see Miniaturization) into a white corpuscle; this conveyance then guides him through the Utopian landscape of the human body, which Bigg thinks of as a Republic. [JC]

Henry Robert Heather Bigg

born Marylebone, London: 1853

died Marylebone, London: 9 December 1911

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