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Rust Magazin fur Gesammte Heilkunde 1830

Rust, Magazin fur Gesammte Heilkunde, 1830

Magazin fur die fesammte Heilkunde, mit besonderer Rucksicht auf das allgemeine Sanitats-Wesen im Konigl. Preussischen Staate. Herausgegeben von Dr. Johann Nep. Rust. Achter Band. Neue Folge. Berlin 1830. “Magazine for the whole of medicine, with special consideration for the general sanitary system in the Konigl. Prussian states. Edited by Dr. Johann Nep. Rust. Eighth volume. New episode. Berlin 1830.” (Google Translate) Octavo volume in s full marbled paper over boards with manuscript title plate on spine. One folding plate. Ex library markings. Text block clean, bright, and tight throughout. Half title creased. Johann Nepomuk Rust (1775 – 1840) was the first to describe tuberculous spondylitis of the cervical vertebrae (Rust’s disease; see Garrison-Morton 4319).