8vo. 22 pp. Frontispiece portrait of Grant. Original printed wrappers, chipped on edges and corners. First edition. In 1853, the date of this memoir, Atlee (1808-1878) who "did more than anyone in the world to establish ovariotomy as a legitimate practice . . . was stirring the medical world again by his methods of heroically attacking uterine fibroids with the knife." Atlee provides a fascinating and readable biography of Professor Grant. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Memoir of William R. Grant, late professor ...
Publisher: Lippincott, Grambo, and Co.,
Publication Date: 1853
Edition: FIRST EDITION.
Book Description Lippincott, Grambo, and Co., Philadelphia, 1853. Pamphlet. Book Condition: Collectible: Good. Antiquated pamphlet. 6 oz.; 22p.; Philadelphia: Lippincott, Grambo, and co. Covers are intact. No marks in text, good overall; there are two archive stickers on front cover, a withdrawn stamp on title page and very mild staining. Bookseller Inventory # 50752