SYDENHAM Thomae . Med. Doct. Ac Practici Londinensis Celiberrini Opera Medica; in Tomos duos divisa. Editio novissima ... Tomus Primus. Reputed treatise, a reference in its time.
Portrait of the author by Seiller, beautiful title vignette; banners, dropcaps, tailpieces. Divided into 6 parts. Book in Latin (like all 18th century reference books).
VII, 711pp.; 23 x 18 cm.; 1.5kg.
Among other subjects dealt with in this volume: Various epidemics, various fevers, Smallpox... Cholera, Scarlet Fever, Rheumatism... Consumption, etc. etc. Responses given by the author to different questions by various luminaries.
Binding (publisher’s) in speckled leather, spine with 5 guilloche raised bands, gold fleurons in the panels; all edges red.
Wear, rubbing from use (insignificant) on the corners (blunted, slightly bumped), and borders: spine with wear and tear on the head and tail (insignificant), slightly split joint at the head; lower leaves are slightly blackened and dirty from use (insignificant). Good copy that has stood the test of time.
- Anzahl der Bücher
- Autor/ Illustrator
- Thomae Sydenham
- Opera Medica
- Erscheinungsjahr (ältestes Objekt)
- Apud Fratres de Tournes, Genevae (Genève)
- Anzahl der Seiten
- 23×18 cm