Birmingham, Alabama: The Classics of Surgery Library, 1991.
Leather bound. 9 3/8" X 6". xxiv, [ii], 19-1198pp. Bound in full, rich brown leather with decorative gilt devices stamped to boards and spine. Four raised bands and gilt lettering to spine. Mild edgewear to binding, with bumping to corners and extremities. Binding is firm and sound. All edges gilt, with light rubbing to bottom edge of text block. Marbled endpapers. White ribbon placemarker. Torn bookplate to front pastedown. Pages are clean and unmarked. A handsome edition of this surgical classic, illustrated throughout in 936 engravings. Very good. Item #3162