Transactions of the Medical Society of the State of New York, for the Year 1866.

Lightly foxed throughout, edges a bit rubbed. 1867 Hard Cover. v, [3], 420 pp. 8vo. A collection of medical papers by various authors, with discussions of: embalming; materia medica; carbonaceous lungs; wound of heart; gingival margin as a diagnostic sign; obstetrical statistics; report of a case of gunshot wound of the liver; fibrinous bronchial casts; ophthalmic surgery; biliary calculus; general paresis, or incomplete progressive paralysis; recto-vaginal and recto-labial fistula; retroflexion of the unimpregnated uterus; ether; reparative autoplastic operation; excision; acute enteritis; chronic hydrocephaly; sanitary conditions of Fish Alley; congenital hypertrophy of tongue, amputation; provision for the insane poor, asylums; tetanus; diploteratology; progressive locomotor ataxy. Illustrated with black-and-white plates, lists of members following articles. Garrison-Morton 534.64 (referencing three separate articles published 1865-1867): Includes a valuable history of teratology with a detailed bibliography. Fisher assembled one of the largest of all libraries on teratology.

Title: Transactions of the Medical Society of the State of New York, for the Year 1866.

Author: Dean, Henry W.; Steel, James E.; Squibb, Edward R.; Boulware, J.R.; McKay, Lawrence; Williams, Peter O.; Rogers, Stephen; Noyes, Henry D.; March, Alden; Gray, John P.; Taylor, Isaac E.; Peaslee, E.R.; Parker, Edward H.; Buck, Gurdon; Gilfillan, William;

Categories: Early Imprints, New York, 19th Century and Earlier,

Publisher: Albany, Van Benthuysen & Sons' Steam Printing House.: 1867

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

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