London, Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown : 1816
Seller ID: 104
1816 RARE FIRST EDITION LANDMARK EARLY 19TH CENTURY STUDY OF GOUT IN BRITAIN. 9 inches tall hardcover, xix, 402 pages, original paper covered boards with recent cloth spine, original paper label affixed to spine, new endpapers. Dedicated to Matthew Baillie, M.D. Pages uncut and unmarked except from early ink owner's signature top of title page. Covers soiled, edges and corners worn. A nice copy of the rare first edition. SIR CHARLES SCUDAMORE (1779-1849) was third son of William Scudamore, a surgeon, and his wife Elizabeth Rolfe, he was born at Wye, Kent, where his father was in practice. He b... View More...