Letters Concerning the Diseases of the Urethra.
Boston: W.Wells and T.B. Wait & Co. Boston and Edward Earle & Co. Philadelphia, 1811. F 155 pages + plate pages and explanatory text at back, collated complete; "...it is certain that, of many excelIent surgeons in the metropolis, with whom I am acquainted, there are not two of them prosecuting the same plan of cure in diseases of the urethra; and many in the country believe that they are following an established method, when they are in truth doing outrage to every principle decucible from the structure and the morbid appearance of the parts concerned....I have conducted all my inquiries upon grounds ascertained by anatomical investigation. I have brought forward facts which cannot be questioned..." (from the prefatory 'Note' by the author); Rebound in medium-gray cloth backed paper covered boards, gilt ruled, paper spine label by Lamb & Buck Bindery; some wear to the edges of the first and last blank leaves; plate pages very browned; text pages in very good condition, fairly crisp and fresh, handsomely bound. Very Good H (Item ID: 7872)