label on spine barely readable. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: An Improved System of Domestic Medicine ...
Publisher: H M Rulison
Publication Date: 1857
Binding: Full Leather Hardcover
Illustrator: Yes Illustrated
Book Condition: Fair Covers Starting
Edition: New Edition.
Book Description Duane Rulison, Philadelphia, 1856. Full-Leather. Condition: Good. No Jacket. New Edition. full brown calf much worn and scuffed, endpapers soiled, and with a sequence of names dating from 1857 to 1877, possibly the owner's childrens' birthdates, rear endpapers also with some mysterious mathematical calculations, browning to endpapers and intermittently throughout, some gatherings beginning to loosen, over 960 paages in total, overall a reasonably sound copy. Volume 2 consists of A Treatise on Midwifery and the Diseases of Women and Children. Vol. 3 is An Improved System of Botanic Medicine. Vols 2 and 3 are copiously illustrated with obstetric and botanical plates (not in colour). Seller Inventory # 21695
Book Description Cincinnati, 1857. Full-Leather. Condition: Good. This the new revised edition, three volumes in one with volume 1 being on Anatomy and Physiology, 2 Midwifery and 3. An Improved System of Botanic Medicine, 201, 223, and 542 pages with many illustrations. Book is bound in period calf with black spine label. Both hinges are cracked and there is a large chip at the tail of the spine. Some pages are foxed, but the vast majority are quite bright, white and clean. Seller Inventory # 001018