The Gold-Headed Cane.


Published by Charles C. Thomas Publisher [1953], Springfield, 1953
From Main Street Fine Books & Mss, ABAA (Galena, IL, U.S.A.)

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Foreword by James J. Waring. Preface by William J. Kerr. 4to. Tan cloth with brown spine lettering. xxxii, 186pp. Frontispiece, illustrations. Very good. Some abrasions and wrinkling to front flyleaf. A tight and decent seventh edition of this tale of a cane passed down from one eminent physician to another (Radcliffe, Mead, Askew, Pitcairn, Baillie) over the course of 150 years -- first published in 1827 and this edition being a reprint of the London 1923 fifth edition. Mild ex-library, with very few and mostly-removed markings. Bookseller Inventory # 39407

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Title: The Gold-Headed Cane.

Publisher: Charles C. Thomas Publisher [1953], Springfield

Publication Date: 1953

Binding: Hardcover

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