The Principles and Practices of Modern Surgery by Robert Druitt 1867 Civil War Era
From the 8th enlarged and Improved London Edition
With Four Hundred and Thirty-To Illustrations
Licentiate of the Royal College of Physicians, London: Fellow of the Royal Medical and Chirurgical Society; of the Medical Society of London.
This is a classic medical book that is one of the top antique collectors books in the medical field. The first edition was written in 1842.
Publisher: Henry C. Lea Philadelphia
Binding & Cover: Hardbound Leather
Pages: 695 plus 32 pages of ads and further book recommendations
Illustrated: Yes-432 to be exact
First Printing: 1844
Dimensions: 9 ½” by 1 ¾”
Condition (8/10) Good Overall. The binding and cover of this book are strong but there are many scrapes to the leather. All corners show signs of wear. There is slight binding separation under the front cover and the second page in, but the book is not at risk of separating. A repair would be easy. There are no missing pages and all the page content are in great condition. Some minor on the edges of some pages.