History of Surgery

By: Leonardo, Richard A.

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First edition. Presentation copy from author: 'With the author's compliments, 7/17/45.' in ink on front endpaper. Spine very slightly discolored, with minor loss of gilt. 1943 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. xvii, 504 pp. 8vo. 100 plates. Original light blue-green cloth, gilt titles. A history of surgery from the most primitive beginnings during the Neolithic Era, through the most recent developments in method and technology. Includes accounts of surgery in many countries, as well as chapters on surgical obstetrics, barber-surgeons, the Listerian Revolution in surgery, and anesthesia. Bibliography, index of individuals and subjects, and numerous illustrations follow text. Garrison-Morton 5812.

Title: History of Surgery

Author: Leonardo, Richard A.

Categories: Signed, 19th Century and Earlier,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Froben Press: 1943

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Inscription: Signed by author

Seller ID: 1999532