Opera Medica. Editio Novissima. Maxime Illustrata & Aucta.
Place Published: Geneva
Publisher: Gabriel de Tournes
Date Published: 1723
Description: Fine Copperplate Portrait by Seiller. Title in red & black. 3 works in 2 volumes, untrimmed. Square 4to, early red calf backed marbled boards (well worn; light foxing overall, with slight waterstaining in margins on vol. I). Geneva: de Tournes, 1723.
Comments: In addition to the works of "one of the greatest figures in medicin" (Garrison), which includes 6 separate classic descriptions of disease, Vol. 2 contains a unique and valuable collection of on-the- scene descriptions of epidemics. BOUND WITH: William Musgrave's: De Arthritide Anomale sive Interna, Editio Nova; & De Arthritide Symptomatica, Editio nova. Both published in Geneva 1715. GM 63.Binding: hardcover
Condition: very good(-)
Book ID: 230411