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Description

Title:
An Essay on the Human Ear, Its Anatomical Structure and Incidental Complaint; Intended Not Only for the Medical Profession, but Also for the Use and Benefit of All Persons Afflicted with Deafness, Diseases of the Ears, or Those Alarming Sensations of Noises in the Head
ISBN: No ISBN
Book #: 009624

Author: Wright, W.
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown
Place: London
Year: 1817
Edition: First Edition

Book Cond.: Poor Condition
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 tight, covers and spine fully intact. Previous owner’s name in ink on front end papers. Leather spine and marbled paper over boards, no publication date but the Advertisement at the beginning of the book is dated September 29, 1817, frontispiece plate titled “Explanation of the Method Recommended by W. Wright to Examine the Auditory Passage of the Ear”, vii, 123 pages, [1 Errata], [6 Index]. Front & back boards hanging on by the binding strings, corners and spine ends bumped with wear, back strip missing from spine, piece of leather on back cover missing, paper on boards scuffed/worn, frontispiece plate detached but present, some very scattered light foxing in the text, heavier on end papers. Full title continued: “Including Remarks on the Causes and Increase of the Deaf and Dumb; with Cautions Highly Interesting to All Mothers and Families; by Attention to Which Such a Calamity May Be Averted.” Quantity Available: 1. Category: Medicine & Health; Antiquarian & Rare. Inventory No: 009624.