The New York Journal of Medicine and the Collateral Sciences. Edited By Samuel Forry, M.D. Americana - History of Medicine - Science - 19th century.
The New York Journal of Medicine and the Collateral Sciences. Edited By Samuel Forry, M.D.
The New York Journal of Medicine and the Collateral Sciences. Edited By Samuel Forry, M.D.
The New York Journal of Medicine and the Collateral Sciences. Edited By Samuel Forry, M.D.
The New York Journal of Medicine and the Collateral Sciences. Edited By Samuel Forry, M.D.
The New York Journal of Medicine and the Collateral Sciences. Edited By Samuel Forry, M.D.
The New York Journal of Medicine and the Collateral Sciences. Edited By Samuel Forry, M.D.
The New York Journal of Medicine and the Collateral Sciences. Edited By Samuel Forry, M.D.
The New York Journal of Medicine and the Collateral Sciences. Edited By Samuel Forry, M.D.
The New York Journal of Medicine and the Collateral Sciences. Edited By Samuel Forry, M.D.
The New York Journal of Medicine and the Collateral Sciences. Edited By Samuel Forry, M.D.
The New York Journal of Medicine and the Collateral Sciences. Edited By Samuel Forry, M.D.

The New York Journal of Medicine and the Collateral Sciences. Edited By Samuel Forry, M.D.

New York, N.Y. J. & H.G. Langley, 1843. First Edition. Leather. Good. Item #27079

431 pages; with a frontispiece plate illustrating a "Cot for the Treatment of Fractures at Sea. by J. M. Foltz Esq. Surgeon U.S.N." - Dr. Foltz also has contributed the extensive first article within, on the topic of "...The Endemic Influence of Evil Government, illustrated in a view of the Climate, Topography, and Diseases of the Island of Minorca, with an account of the Medical Faculty, - of the French Military Hospital on the Isle de los Reyos, - and of the Statistics of the United States Naval Hospital at Mahon..." Contents of the volume on various topics: complicated menstruation; obscure and remote effects of Syphilis; a curiosity in obstetric physiology; on electro-puncture in hydrocele, with cases; on epidemic influenzas, 'with special reference to the now prevailing epidemic catarrhal fever'; and dozens of other pieces, American and foreign, on medical pathology and therapeutics, material medica and pharmacy, surgery, obstetrics and diseases of females; toxicology and medical jurisprudence. With a few small woodcut illustrations, including of a cross-section of a Lepidopterous Insect; also a lithograph of Prof. A.H. Stevens' case of Spina Bifida; and a folding view of the river area at Rondout New York, approx.8 1/2" x 18" overall, which accompanies an article regarding the outbreak of "...a Malignant Fever which prevailed..." there in 1843. Title page with the small previous owner oval name-stamp of J. Manley; front endpaper with small collector number-ticket. Volume approx. 5 3/4" x 8 3/4" size; bound in marbled paper covered boards, leather corners and spine; gilt spine titles. Both boards detached, worn; contents with occasional spotting, soiling or foxing; text block solidly bound and in good condition.

Price: $150.00