Tabidorum Theatrum; Sive, Pthisios, Atrophiae, & Hecticae Xenodochium.

London: Thomas Newcomb, 1656. hardcover. Engraved frontispiece portrait + 4 plates. 192pp. Small 8vo, modern leather; ex-lib., small hold in t.p. London: Thomas Newcomb, Impensis Sam Thompson, 1656.

One of the earliest treatises on consumption, written on the authority of "what passed within himself" - Bennett died of tuberculosis at the age of 38. STC (Wing) B 1882; Not in Osler.

Price: $450.00

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