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London: Hamilton, Adams, 1839. 1 illustration. 112 pages. Thin 8vo, original green cloth-backed boards with paper spine label; worn with front joints starting. London: Hamilton Adams, 1839. First Edition. Overall a very good copy. Inaugural dissertation by the president of the Royal Medical Society at Edinburgh. (Wellcome IV, p. 334; D.S.B. 10, p. 511-512; D.N.B.).
Frankfort: Officina Fleischeriana, 1762. Bound with: Pharmacopoeia Meadiana, Celeberrimi Auctoris Monitis et Praeceptis Medicis Adaptata. Folding frontispiece. 2 vols. in one. 134 + 37pp. 18mo, modern 1/2 tan letter; (tiny dampstain on margins throughout). Francof(urti): In Officina Fleischeriana, 1762. This is evidently the London Pharmacopeia of 1746, the most excellebt produced to that time and in most respects an improvement over previous ones. STC. See Monk, vol III, Appendix for a description. Cf. Osler 6089. Waller 7386. (Blake), p. 349.
New York: Conner & Cooke, 1833. Large folding plan before title. 110pp. Tall slim 8vo, pebbled brick boards new brown cloth spine (rubbed). scattered foxing. New York: Conner & Cooke, 1833. First edition. Very good. Establishing a connection between rum and cholera, this tract is mainly a protest against the medical use of alcohol. Reese (1800-1861) wielded a vigorous pen in support of the temperence movement.
Washington: Wheeler, 1926. 2 full page photographic illustrations , 3 text illustrations. 59 pages. Tall slim 8vo, original unlettered stiff rust boards, rubbed, marbled endpapers; spine an inner hinges strengthened with cloth. Washington: (Charles V.Wheeler), 1926. Very good. A factual and humorous book. With a Christmas greeting card from Mr. & Mrs Charles Cise Wheeler a Christmas stamp pasted on the fly-leaves and an inscription on them.
Norwalk: Knopf, 1928. Edited, with an introduction by Herbert Asbury. Many black & white woodcut illustrations. Tall 8vo, untrimmed. Tall 8vo, orange cloth backed green boards (corners and edges rubbed and darkening on spine). New York: Knopf, 1928. Limited Edition. Scarce. Very good. Number 63 of only 160 numbered copies signed by Herbert Asbury.