Boston: Houghton, Osgood and Company, 1878. FIRST PRINTING. With 8 plates. Half-calf and speckled boards, worn at corners and edges of spine; interior very good. Item #12312
First printing. The entire volume is offered here. Though the address was delivered on December 3, 1878, it was not printed separately until 1879. Holmes was the president of the Boston Medical Library Association. Other contributors in this volume include Austin Flint, Samuel W. Gross, George E. Waring and E.S. Wood, to name but only a few. C&T, p. 171 (offprint); OCLC locates no copies.