OBSERVATIONS ON HYDROPHOBIA, Produced by the Bite of a Mad Dog, or Other Rabid Animal. With an ... OBSERVATIONS ON HYDROPHOBIA, Produced by the Bite of a Mad Dog, or Other Rabid Animal. With an ...

OBSERVATIONS ON HYDROPHOBIA, Produced by the Bite of a Mad Dog, or Other Rabid Animal. With an Examination of the Various Theories and Methods of Cure, Existing at the Present Day; and an Inquiry Into the Merit of Specific Remedies. Also, a Method of Treatment Best Adapted to the Brute Creation. In a Series of Letters Addressed to a Friend.

Thacher, James

Published by Joseph Avery, Plymouth, MA, 1812
Condition: Very Good Hardcover
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James Thacher (1754-1844) served as a surgeon during the American Revolution and was this country's first medical biographer. In this work he makes an impassioned plea to not allow dogs to run at large after they have been bitten by one known to be rabid. Austin #1880. AMERICAN BIBLIOGRAPHY (1812), #26864. (2),302pp. Hand-colored copper engraved frontispiece. Original boards, uncut (boards a bit soiled), nicely rebacked in calf with red morocco spine label. Varying degrees of foxing throughout. Bookseller Inventory # 6898

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Title: OBSERVATIONS ON HYDROPHOBIA, Produced by the...

Publisher: Joseph Avery, Plymouth, MA

Publication Date: 1812

Binding: Full Calf

Book Condition:Very Good

Edition: y First edition.

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