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Observations in Clinical Surgery

Syme, James

Published by Edmonston and Douglas, 1862
Used Condition: Very Good Hardcover
From Sheila B. Amdur (Storrs Mansfield, CT, U.S.A.)

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See GM 5599: "A popular teacher and a fine, conservative surgeon, one of the first to adopt ether anesthesia and to welcome the antiseptic principles laid down by Lister." Classic work includes sections on orthopedics, plastic surgery, and vascular surgery. Syme made several important contributions to rhinoplasty and other subjects in plastic surgery. Two brief case reports of plastic operations he performed (one on restoration of the nose and the other on restoration of the lip) are illustrated by wood engravings. x + 217 pp; 24 pp. publisher's catalogue. Book is unmarked with original publisher's cloth. One tiny slight spot on front cover. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 006145

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Title: Observations in Clinical Surgery

Publisher: Edmonston and Douglas

Publication Date: 1862

Binding: Green Cloth Gilt Lettered

Book Condition:Very Good

Edition: Second Edition Stated.

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Sheila B. Amdur, Books, 49 Separatist Rd., Storrs Mansfield, CT 06268, an on-line bookseller. Contact me at or 860-208-1480. I am the sole owner of my business and have been selling books for over 30 years. Your business is welcome.

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