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Miller Practice of Surgery 1853

Miller, Practice of Surgery, 1853

The Practice of Surgery. By James Miller, FRSE, FRCSE. Third American, from the second Edinburgh edition. Edited, with additions, by F. W. Sargent, M. D. Illustrated by three hundred and nineteen engravings on wood. Philadelphia, 1853. 

Full brown calf binding with black title plate on spine. Hinges strong. Leather a bit scuffed with foci of discoloration on rear board and chipped at bottom of spine. Blind-stamped by bookseller’s mark on first fly leaf. Interior clean, bright, with final signature just starting. Otherwise tight throughout. A good to very good copy. Measures approximately 9 ½ x 6 ¼ x 2 ¼ inches. Not in Garrison-Morton.