A Synopsis of a Course of Lectures, on the Theory and Practice of Medicine. In Four Parts. Part the First.

By: Waterhouse, Benjamin

Price: $500.00

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Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket


44 pages. First edition. all published of Waterhouse's second work after his 1780 Leiden dissertation, and his first to appear in the U.S. Disbound, title page cut at the top (to remove a signature), title page chipped around edges, foxing and soiling, two inch horizontal tear. Last page has some small ink spots at the top edge, one inch tear at top edge. The other pages have scattered foxing, crispy edges. No binding, old sewing holding quires together. Scarce. Waterhouse (1754-1846) was a prominent American physician, the first to test the smallpox vaccine (on his own family), roomed with John Adams at university, and was a professor at Rhode Island College (Brown) and at Harvard.; 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall

Title: A Synopsis of a Course of Lectures, on the Theory and Practice of Medicine. In Four Parts. Part the First.

Author Name: Waterhouse, Benjamin

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Boston, Adams and Nourse: 1786

Binding: Disbound

Book Condition: Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 003810

Keywords: Medicine; Brown University; American Imprints; Harvard,