History of Anesthesia Science Medicine 1907 American Medical Association bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Early 20th Century Books, Medicine, Anesthesia, History of Medicine).
Anaesthetics Antient and Modern: An Historical Sketch of Anaesthesia.
Published 1907, New York by Burroughs, Wellcome & Co. Issued for A.M.A. Meeting held in 1907 in Atlantic City.
176 pages. Text in English. Illustrated throughout, including full page plates. Period advertising at rear.
Publisher's full leather binding, gilt title lettering & pictorial cover design, all edges gilt.
Item is physically old and shows some signs of handling and time. Item is not new or in "new" condition.
Binding age worn, spine covering chipped, yet still remains overall attractive as an object.
Text block paper is uniformly toned, but clean, two pages misfolded during binding, old ex-libris with book plate and traces of call numbers hand written on spine base
Still attractive on the shelf. Item displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 6 3/4" H x 4" W.