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Celsus Medicine First English edition 1756

Celsus, Medicine, First English edition, 1756

A. Cornelius Celsus of Medicine. In Eight Books. Translated, with Notes Critical and Explanatory, by James Grieve, M. D. London, 1756. 

Octavo volume bound in 20th century quarter calf with brown leather spine and marbled boards. Red title plate and five raised bands on the spine. New end papers. A clean, bright, and tight copy with retained margins. A very good to near fine rebound copy. Jeremy Norman receipt from 1972 tucked inside. Garrison Morton 8927.