London: Printed for the Sydenham Society, 1848. Hardcover. 8vo. Good / No Jacket. Item #009450
Full teal cloth, gilt armorial device to front board. T.E.G. viii, Previous cloth repairs to spine and joints, with original title exposed. Front joint and hinge cracked. Spine ends and corners bumped and worn. Boards rubbed. Bookplate and stamp of Yale Medical Library to front pastedown. Ex libris of Edgar Thompson Peer to ffep. Binder's ticket to rear pastedown, some wear to rear pastedown, rear hinge starting. A pioneering treatise on small-pox and measles, written by one of the most important medieval physicians.