The Medical Story Of Early Texas, 1528-1853 1st White Doctor In Western Hemisphere

By: Nixon, Pat Ireland

Price: $449.96

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Texas; Science; We fit archival quality clear acrylic covers for additional protection whenever possible. ; B&W Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; [2], xv, [1], 507 pages; . The Medical Story of Early Texas, 1528-1853. [Lancaster]: the Mollie Bennett Lupe Memorial Fund, 1946. First Trade Edition. Tall thick 8vo, green cloth, paper labels at spine and upper cover, xv and 507 pages, 28 inserted b/w reproductions and portraits. Very good copy, brief rubbing and shelfwear, spine label slightly sunned, text clean. Dobie, page 70. Jenkins 153. U. S. IANA N161 a. "The best work on Texas medical history (by a 1909 graduate of Johns Hopkins) ... One of the best state medical histories ever published" - Jenkins. Chapters on quackery, military and naval medicine, diseases peculiar to Texas, hospitals, and other related subjects." Howes N161 The edition also included 100 numbered copies (of which some were signed by Nixon). 2 copies found at auction [AE 1991, 1998]. Scarce

Title: The Medical Story Of Early Texas, 1528-1853 1st White Doctor In Western Hemisphere

Author Name: Nixon, Pat Ireland

Categories: Medical,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Lancaster, PA, Mollie Bennett Lupe Memorial Fund: 1946

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 27417