Geneva: Gabriel de Tournes, 1723. hardcover. 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. very good(-).
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.