By: Holmes, Oliver Wendell
Birmingham, Alabama, Medicine Library, Gryphon Editions Inc.: 1987
Edition: Special Edition. No. 16087
Seller ID: 28229
Binding: Top-grain Cowhide Leather
Book is entirely bound in leather with shiny bright gilt on all three sides of edges. Spine has four raised bands and is decorated with gilt, as is front board. Acoss from the title page is a bookplate provided to the physican who bought the book and upon which is the book number (16087). Inside is a booklet which is as pristine as the book itself. It was originally published from the Johns Hopkins Hospital Bulletin, Vol. XVIII, 1907, pages 45-51. The booklet measures 4-1/4" x 7-1/2" with 23 pages. Chapter include these: Homeopathy and It's Kindred Delusions; the Contagiousness of Puerperal Fe... View More...