Philadelphia, PA: Blachard and Lea, 1861. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good. Item #27066
83 pages; with a couple of small black and white illustrations. Inscribed at the top of the cover, "J.D. Miller, M.D. USN, with the regards of W.W.M." By William Wallace Morland (1818 - 1876) a Boston Mass. specialist in urologic disease. The prefatory remarks note that the Fiske Fund awarded this dissertation the premium of one hundred dollars at their meeting in 1860. Approx. 5 3/4" x 9 1/4" size; bound in the original pale green printed sewn paper wrap covers. Some soiling and old crease lines to the binding; a few scattered foxing-spots within; in very good condition.