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Mechanical Therapeutics: A Practical Treatise on Surgical Apparatus, Appliances, and Elementary Operations

£380.00

Product description

"Mechanical Therapeutics: A Practical Treatise on Surgical Apparatus, Appliances, and Elementary Operations; embracing bandaging, minor surgery, orthopraxy, and the treatment of fractures and dislocations." The volume features 642 illustrations.

Condition: The covers are in a poor state, with splits along the joints and a spine cover that is partially torn. The covers also exhibit staining and abrasions, with the corners bumped through to the boards and the edges soiled. The fly leaf has an award sticker; both front and back end papers are heavily stained. The hinges are split. Although the textblock is free of annotations etc a number of pages show signs of light water stains.

Item details

Author(s):
Wales, Philip S.
Condition:
Poor
Dimensions:
8vo
Edition:
1867
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
718
Publisher:
Henry C. Lea
Title:
Mechanical Therapeutics: A Practical Treatise on Surgical Apparatus, Appliances, and Elementary Operations

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About this item

"Mechanical Therapeutics: A Practical Treatise on Surgical Apparatus, Appliances, and Elementary Operations; embracing bandaging, minor surgery, orthopraxy, and the treatment of fractures and dislocations." The volume features 642 illustrations.

Condition: The covers are in a poor state, with splits along the joints and a spine cover that is partially torn. The covers also exhibit staining and abrasions, with the corners bumped through to the boards and the edges soiled. The fly leaf has an award sticker; both front and back end papers are heavily stained. The hinges are split. Although the textblock is free of annotations etc a number of pages show signs of light water stains.

Author(s):
Wales, Philip S.
Condition:
Poor
Dimensions:
8vo
Edition:
1867
Format:
Hardback
Number of pages:
718
Publisher:
Henry C. Lea
Title:
Mechanical Therapeutics: A Practical Treatise on Surgical Apparatus, Appliances, and Elementary Operations

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