London, Charles Griffin and Company : 1890
Seller ID: 1304
1890 COMPREHENSIVE MONOGRAPH BY SIR ARCHIBALD GARROD IN WHICH HE DISTINGUISHES RHEUMATIC DISEASES FROM RHEUMATISM. 9 inches tall hardcover, maroon pebbled cloth binding, publisher's emblem blindstamped to cover, gilt title to spine, previous owner signature to title page, dated 1892, xii, 342 pp, 2 pp publisher's advertisement, wood engravings in text, folding charts, 23 page bibliography. Residue from 3 small labels on spine, very good minus in custom archival mylar cover. SIR ARCHIBALD EDWARD GARROD (1857-1936) was the son of the physician, Alfred Baring Garrod, who diagnosed and studied rh... View More...
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...