Item #3076 The Life of Sir William Osler; Two Volumes. Harvey Cushing.

The Life of Sir William Osler; Two Volumes

Oxford: Oxford University Press, 1925. First Edition / Second Impression. Blue cloth over boards with titling and Oxford crest in gilt on the spine, border blind stamped on covers. 9.25" x 5.75", Vol 1: xii [4] 4 - 685 with frontispiece and 22 illustrations. Incidental wear at the extremities, small chip on fore edge of front cover. Vol. 2: x [5] 4 - 728 with frontispieces and 20 illustrations. Lightest of wear at corners. Both volumes internally clean, tight and well bound. Very good. Item #3076

"His pathological training had been such as to make possible, from first-hand knowledge, vivid descriptions of the morbid anatomy of disease in a way unusual for a clinician. His only weak spot was in therapeutics, if a healthy skepticism concerning drugs may be regarded as a weakness." (V1 p 340).

Price: $165.00

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