~Rare 1787 Antique Medical Surgical Book illustrated Fold-Out Copper Plates!

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  • Item Category: Books, Paper & Magazines
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Feb 05, 2013
  • Channel: Auction House

Mémoires de l'Académie Royale de ChirurgieMemoirs of the Royal Academy of Surgery Tome 5, 1787, Paris, Theophilus Barrois. Outstanding very rare early medical book with 13 full page fold out vintage copper plate illustrations. Accounts and treatments of various medical conditions, some topics include Unexpected Cures, Instruments, Circulation, Bones, labour and many more great read articles. Internally the book is outstanding for it's for it's 220+ years of age as well as the fold-out plates, fine leather moroccan binding with raised leather bands, binding very good, perfect opportunity to add this to your rare book collection, buyer to pay $4 shipping, no reserve! Text in the French language