Title AN EPITOME OF THE HISTORY OF MEDICINE
Book Condition Very good with green patterned endpapers in pebbled green cloth with titles and rules to the front cover and spine, mild foxing to the upper page edges, light speckled wear to the covers, shelf edges slightly rubbed; issued without dust jacket.
Edition Second edition.
Publisher Philadelphia, New York, Chicago: F.A. Davis Company, Publishers, 1901.
Seller ID 38372.00
Copiously illustrated with portraits and figure engravings--many which depict early barbaric-looking surgical tools. The author and professor of surgery based this work on a course of lectures delivered at the University of Buffalo. 370 pages; index.
Medical Literature. Antiquarian Books. Medicine.