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Miller, Practice of Surgery, 1857

Miller, Practice of Surgery, 1857

The Practice of Surgery. By James Miller, FRSE, FRCSE. Revised by the American editor. Fourth American, from the last Edinburgh edition. Illustrated by three hundred and sixty-four engravings on wood. Philadelphia, 1857. 

Penciled marking for 21st Iowa infantry on first fly leaf and title page. Other early handwriting on second fly leaf. 

Full brown calf binding with black title plate on spine. Hinges strong though leather a bit scuffed. Interior clean, bright, and tight throughout. A very good copy. Measures approximately 9 ½ x 6 ¼ x 2 ¼ inches. Not in Garrison-Morton.