Large 4to. Half title page, xiii-xliii, 726pp., , 360pp. Illustrated. Defective. Restored. Original green cloth rebacked onto new boards and spine. New white end sheets added. Title page to xii is missing. First half title page repaired. Last index page repaired. Index pages may be missing. Damp-stains along left margins towards the back of book. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: The Medical and Surgical History of the War ...
Publisher: Government Printing Office
Publication Date: 1879
Book Condition: Fair
Edition: First Edition.
Book Description Government Printing Office, Washington DC, 1879. Hardcover. Condition: Fair. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. Contents are in good shape -- lightly foxed, unmarked, tightly bound -- however the lower corner of the pages have varying degrees of old water/mildew staining. Very faint musty odor within some sections as one leafs through, but no overwhelming reek. The covers are badly stained and the spine ends are worn with the top of spine crudely repaired with cloth tape. Paper over hinges split but cloth backing still tight. ; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 869 pages. Seller Inventory # 520105
Book Description Washington, 1870. Hardcover. Condition: Gut. 1870-1888. 4°. XLIII, 726 , 365 Seiten - 7 Blätter, 989 Seiten. Mit zahlreichen Abbildungen auf Tafeln in Chromolithographie, Lithographie, Holzschnitt oder montierten Fotographien und Textabbildungen in Holzschnitt. Originalleinenbände mit goldgeprägten Rückentiteln (meist etwas berieben, gelockert, Innengelenke teils angeplatzt). - Teilstück der monumentalen Medizingeschichte des Amerikanischen Bürgerkrieges, die insgesamt in 2 Bänden, zu je 3 Teilen erschien, hier vorliegend Band 1 mit den Teilen 1 und 3. - Garrison/Morton 2171: "This massive, graphically illustrated set has been called the 'first comprehensive American medical book'. It is one of the most remarkable works ever published on military medicine."- Teils etwas fleckig. Kleine Bibliotheksstempel. Seller Inventory # 000462
Book Description Government Printing Office, Washington, DC, 1879. Hardcover. Condition: Fair. 4to - 29 x 23 cm.; xii - 869 pp. (11.75" X 10") Green cloth with gold lettering on spine. Spine is faded, front and back boards are spotted and stained mostly on lower halves. 2" tear in spine gutter on front at top. Front hinge is a bit loose otherwise the binding is quite tight. Corners are bumped and worn. Text edges are browned with some foxing throughout the volume. Illustrated with full page glossy plates each with protective tissue. Some staining on tissue overlays but does not appear to be foxing. Some dampstain on first few pages at top on spine side. This particular volume was not directly authored by Barnes, but rather was prepared under his direction by J. J. Woodward. Barnes was the Surgeon General of the US Army at the time and Woodward was a surgeon in same. This is the second issue of what is also known as the Second Medical Volume. The spine lists the publisher as "Surgeon General's Office". Seller Inventory # 1034
Book Description Government Printing Office, USA, 1888. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. No Jacket. 1st Edition. Rebound in half leather with brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Binding is as new. Pages are nice and fresh, small tape repair to title page. A beautiful volume. xiii+989pp. This is an oversize book, that may require additional postage. Seller Inventory # 5654
Book Description Government Printing Office, USA, 1879. Hardcover. Condition: Fine. No Jacket. 1st Edition. Rebound in half leather with brown cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Binding is as new. Pages are nice and fresh, no faults. A beautiful volume. xii+869pp. This is an oversize book, that may require additional postage. Seller Inventory # 5655
Book Description Government Printing Office. Condition: Fair. Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1875. First Surgical Volume, Volume 2 Part 1. 4to Green cloth hardcover with gilt text on spine. 650 pgs. Color and B/W illustrations. Fair Book. Dampstained at edges. Tear to edge of rear cover. Inquire if you need further information. Seller Inventory # MA01A-00420
Book Description Government Printing Office, Washington, 1875. Hardcover. Condition: Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. 2nd Issue. Green cloth binding. All plates present. Ex-Library copy, with minimal markings. Library numbers in small painted box on the spine. Wear at spine extremities and corners. Some soil on endpapers. Page edges age-toned. Else pages clean. Binding is solid; hinges are NOT cracked. This volume contains the index of battles and casualties. ; 11-1/2 x 9-1/2"; Ex-Library. Seller Inventory # 49646
Book Description Government Printing Office, Washington, 1870. Green Gilt Lettered Cloth. Condition: Very Good. First Edition. Sound tight copy, three tiny holes edge of spine, very light scattered foxing. In excellent condition for this massive book with lithographs and text illustrations. Very heavy book requiring extra shipping costs. Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" Tall. Seller Inventory # 016457
Book Description Surgeon General, United States Army, Washington, D.C., 1870. Green Cloth. Condition: Good+. Plates/Engravings/Charts (illustrator). First Edition. Two-Vol. set: Vol. I has a tender front ginge, with all pages sewn together and present. Both volumes have aged endpages with creased corners and minor chipping, else textblocks are clean and tight. Top page edges are lightly dust soiled. Original green cloth, moderately worn along the spine edges and corners, folding to head and foot of spine, bumped corners, scuffed boards. Vol. I is 726p., with a 365 paged appendix at end; Vol. II is 650p., index and plates list at end. Many of Volume II plates are in color, and in excellent condition. A very large and very heavy set for which additional postage may be required. Size: Folio - over 12" - 15" tall. Hardcover. Seller Inventory # SB10228
Book Description Government Printing Office, Washington, 1875. Hardcover. Condition: Good+. Dust Jacket Condition: No Dust Jacket. 2nd issue. Leather binding. 9; CLV; 650; V. B&W illustrations, and 13 full page color lithographs. All color plates present as listed; all tissues present. Leather rubbed, scuffed at corners and edges. Some surface rubbing. Spine leather faded to brown, but gilt still bright. 1/2" chip at bottom edge of front flyleaf. Pages somewhat age-toned, but very little foxing. Some light foxing in margins of color plates. Binding is solid; hinges are NOT cracked. This volume contains the index of battles and casualties. ; 11-1/2 x 9-1/2". Seller Inventory # 29223