New York: Edmund Jones, 1859. First. hardcover. 8vo, original brown blind stamped cloth; top of spine chipped. New York: Edmund Jones, 1859. First Edition. Very good (+). very good(+).
First Edition by the Philadelphia surgeon and lecturer, the first in this country to write comprehensively on hydrology as well as on subjects of personal and public health. This work includes a resume of public hygiene from the time of the Egyptians.