Birmingham: Cornish Brothers Ltd., 1908. 8vo. 96, viii pp., including half-title and index. FIRST EDITION. Publisher’s red cloth. An excellent, uncut and partially unopened presentation copy. Item #13094
First edition of the Lumleian lectures given at the Royal College of Physicians of London in 1908 by James Sawyer (1844-1919). Sawyer was in charge of the department of medicine at Queen’s College, Birmingham, and taught pathology and materia medica there. He here focuses on cardiac diseases and treatment.