New York: William Wood & Co., 1879. 3 vols. 8vo. FIRST AMERICAN EDITION. With 3 frontispieces (2 coloured), and 68 text illustrations. Original publisher's binding of purple diced cloth (some wear). Item #246
First American edition, with important additions and corrections by Frerichs (1819-85), professor of pathology at Berlin. He here describes the results of his clinical experiments and pathological observations, and summarizes the existing knowledge on the subject. Included is the author's further investigations and conclusions which did not appear in the original edition.