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Lot 0026
ENGLISH HISTORICAL MEDICAL VOLUME, James Lind, "An Essay on Diseases Incidental to Europeans in Hot Climates", 1792, printed for J. Murray, London, with two library bookplates to front endpapers/pastedown, one for the "Library of the Medical and Chirurgical Faculty of Maryland", and the other for "The Library Company of Baltimore", leather boards, ribbed spine with black label and gilt lettering.
Fair to good condition overall, minor to moderate losses to cover, including corners, spine, and along both spine joints, interior with expected toning, some scattered minor stains, one or two pages with minor loss to corner, very legible.
Provenance: From the research library of Ivor Noel Hume, O.B.E., F.S.A., Williamsburg, VA.
Catalogue Note: Ivor Noel Hume (1927-2017), O.B.E. (Order of the British Empire), F.S.A. (Fellow, Society of Antiquaries), was a distinguished scholar, author, and former director of the Department of Archaeological Research at Colonial Williamsburg.

Condition

Fair to good condition overall, minor to moderate losses to cover, including corners, spine, and along both spine joints, interior with expected toning, some scattered minor stains, one or two pages with minor loss to corner, very legible.

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$50.00

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  • 24.5%

ENGLISH HISTORICAL MEDICAL VOLUME

Fri, Jun 22, 2018 5:00 PM UTC
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