Inscribed by Author(s) First edition, 1957. "Waterhouse introduced Jennerian vaccination into the U.S.A." - Garrison Morton 5424. This copy is inscribed by Blake to Dr. George Corner. Near fine with minimal tanning in a very good plus dustjacket with some closed tears, tanning at spine and one chip at bottom of spine. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Benjamin Waterhouse and the Introduction of ...
Publisher: University of Pennsylvania
Publication Date: 1957
Book Condition: Fine
Edition: 1st Edition.
Book Description University of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia, 1957. hardcover. Condition: Good. First Edition. Former Library book. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Seller Inventory # GRP96511774
Book Description University of Pennsylvania Press, Philadelphia, 1957. hardcover. Condition: Fair. First Edition. Ships from Reno, NV. Former Library book. Shows definite wear, and perhaps considerable marking on inside. Seller Inventory # GRP92249566
Book Description University of Pennsylvania Press, 1957. Hard Cover. Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. First American edition. Jacket flap corners trimmed, jacket edges toned. 1957 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author. 95 pp. 8vo. A reassessment of the traditional view of Dr. Waterhouse, and submits evidence that rather than being a selfless hero and servant of the public health, Waterhouse was unethical, deceitful, and that his introduction of vaccines was driven largely by an interest in self-promotion. From Heirs of Hippocrates entry for Waterhouse's Cautions to Young Persons Concerning Health (1125): Waterhouse, first professor of medicine at Harvard and voted the 'Jenner of America' by the London Medical Society, was a native of Newport, Rhode Island. He was apprenticed to a local physician at the age of sixteen and in 1775, on the last ship the British allowed to leave Boston, sailed for England to study medicine. While abroad Waterhouse studied with Fothergill, a relative of his mother's. He received the M.D. degree at Leiden in 1781 before returning to the United States the following year. Waterhouse helped found the Harvard Medical School where he taught for many years, introduced vaccination for smallpox into the United States. Seller Inventory # 2036696
Book Description Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1957., 1957. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. , 1957. 95 pp; 3 plates. Original cloth. Very Good+, without dust jacket. See the annotation to Garrison-Morton 5424 for this book. [DF]. Seller Inventory # ST0904
Book Description Philadelphia: University of Pennsylvania Press, 1957., 1957. 95 pp; 3 plates. Original cloth. Xlib: White ink no. on spine, else Very Good. First Edition. See annotation to Garrison-Morton 5424 for this work. Seller Inventory # 9635
Book Description University of Pennsylvania Press. Hardcover. Condition: New. 96 pages. Dimensions: 9.1in. x 6.1in. x 0.0in. This item ships from multiple locations. Your book may arrive from Roseburg,OR, La Vergne,TN. Hardcover. Seller Inventory # 9781512800494