Illustrations of Syphilitic Disease.
Philadelphia: A. Hart, Late Carey & Hart , 1852. 360 pp., folio. Burgundy leather hardcover. W/ the addition of History of Syphilis by Paul B. Goddard M.D. & a complete bibliography & formulary of remedies. Including 49 beautifully colored large quarto plates (originally 50, but plate 2 missing) illustrating the grostesque results of syphilis on the human body. Rebound w/ new eps. Slight scuffing, wear & very light bumping & soiling to boards. Slight shaking & wear to spine but binding very sturdy. Some soiling & wear to textblock edges. Heavy foxing, moderate dampstaining & some soilingto pgs & plates, but text & illustrations clearly visibile; lg tear to pg 120 from bottom edge to hinge, & last plate w/ reps stuck together from dampstaining. Vintage handwritten note & Fellow's Bi-Monthly Calender July/August 1897 slip laid in. Good Leather (Item ID: 157454)