Philadelphia. Lindsay & Blakiston, 1863. Fourth American. War Dated. HB. Square and tight. Hinges good. Has two prior owners names inscribed, one from 1868. / No Jacket. Item #171
This is a fourth American edition, the first being an English edition. Very rare, covers pharmaceutical issues and how the body deals with those taken orally. A very scholarly study, it rec’d a major award from the London Medical Society in 1852. Contains the signature of Dr. S.B. Heckman, Reading, PA dated July 1868. A RARE WAR DATED MEDICAL BOOK!