Paris France: J.-J. Bailliere et Fils, Libraires, 1859. Deuxieme Edition. Leather. Very Good. Item #027244
Three separate publications, bound in one - successively the deuxieme, premiere & deuxieme editions, as bound; the first two, 1859; the last, 1860 published dates; French texts. The first volume 366 pages, with the Table des Matieres pages bound in front instead of the back. The 8 folding plates collated complete; depicting various forms of electrotherapeutics and experimental methods & equipment of the time. "L'Epilepsie." (4) + 80 pages and includes a folding plate, the same as Plate V from the previous volume. "la Choree." (2) + 80 pages. Approx. 5 ¾" x 8 5/8" size; bound in green marbled paper covered boards, dark green morocco leather spine, gilt titled, ruled & with floral ornaments in the compartments; marbled endpapers. Title page of the first book with the small name-stamp of collector Geo. R. Brush, M.D. U.S. Navy; all three publications with their half-titles present. Some edge, tips wear and rubbing to the binding; bottom of the spine scraped; 'Table' spotty, foxed; some offsetting to printing of final book. Plates clean; volume in very good condition.