A Systematic Treatise, Historical, Etiological, and Practical, on the Principal Diseases of the Interior Valley of North America, as they appear in the Caucasian, African, Indian, and Esquimaux Varieties of Its Population., in Two Volumes (First and Second Series)

By: Drake, Daniel

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First editions of the original 1850 works and the 1854 'second series'. Volume 1 rebound in cloth with morocco spine labels, with new gilt titles and rules, and new end sheets. Volume 2 retains the original full leather binding and morocco spine label. Vol. 2 edges and a few pages of vol. 1 lightly foxed, front free endpaper of vol. 2 removed. xvi, 878; xix, [3], 985, [5] pp. 8vo. First volume includes 19 maps and charts. Two-page terminal publisher ad in second volume. Garrison-Morton 1777: Vol. 2 posthumously published as 2nd series... This classical contribution to the social history of N. America includes the most important work on the natural history of malaria published up to that time.

Title: A Systematic Treatise, Historical, Etiological, and Practical, on the Principal Diseases of the Interior Valley of North America, as they appear in the Caucasian, African, Indian, and Esquimaux Varieties of Its Population., in Two Volumes (First and Second Series)

Author: Drake, Daniel

Categories: 19th Century and Earlier,

Edition: First American Edition

Publisher: Winthrop B. Smith & Co., Publishers: 1850

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2290579

Keywords: MEDICAL DISEASES EPIDEMIOLOGY NORTH AMERICAN AMERICA MISSISSIPPI VALLEY,