New York: Gryphon Editions, 1994. hardcover. x + 445pp.,12mo, gilt-decorated leather, a.e.g. New York: Privately Printed for The Classics of Obstetrics and Gynecology Library, Gryphon Editions, 1994. A fine copy. fine.
"'The most important American book dealing with the history of medicine up to its day.' (Garrison)." GM 6390. Includes "Homeopathy and its Kindred Delusions," "The Contagiousness of Puerperal Fever," "The Medical Profession in Massachusetts," etc. Facsimile of the 1883 First Edition.