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Description

Title:
A Treatise on Lesser Surgery; or, The Minor Surgical Operations [Spine Title: Bourgery’s Surgery]
ISBN: No ISBN
Book #: 006534

Author: Bourgery, D.M.P.
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: Charles S. Francis
Place: New York
Year: 1834
Edition: Edition Unstated

Book Cond.: Fair
Jacket Cond.: No Dust Jacket
Binding: Hardcover
Size: Octavo (standard book size)
Book Type: n/a
Signed: n/a

Description / Comments:
Size: Octavo (standard book size). Text body is clean and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is sound. Spine title: Bourgery’s Surgery. Three-quarter gilt stamped leather and marbled paper over boards, xvi, 376 pages, xxviii, Appendix includes notes by the translators (William C. Roberts and James P. Kissam), Index in front of book, Preface by the author and Preface by the translator. At one point this must have been a handsome volume, but is now ugly, but sound. Marbled paper has worn/torn off the front boards and is chipped and scuffed on the back board, leather is worn, end papers darkly toned, moderate foxing throughout, many pages creased at corner and along fore edges, previous owner name on front free end paper as well as front flyleaf, some damp stains on the front end papers. However, the interior is clean with no writing or marks, and the binding is sound, quite readable. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Medical; Inventory No: 006534.