Fair. 8vo-over 7¾"-9¾" tall. xx, 427, vi, -933. p. Two volumes. A binding copy, vol. 1 lacks spine, the hinges are cracked and are weak, and the forecorners of the covers are worn, vol. 2 is worn at the spine ends, there is a 1 1/2" crack in the front joint from the top down, and the forecorners of the covers are moderately bumped, the binding is sound. The pages of the set are clean and all edges are stained orange.
London 1878 New Sydenham Society. With numerous critical, historical and therapeutical annotations, and an appendix containing the bibliography of British mineral waters. Hardcover. Octavo, 427pp., original brown cloth with gilt bust on front and gilt spine lettering. VG, beginning to crack along outer hinge, head of spine lightly worn. Volume 1 only (of 2).
G+: in Good condition plus without dust jacket. 220mm x 140mm (9" x 6"). 933pp. Numerous critical, historical, and therapeutical annotations, and an appendix containing the bibliography british mineral waters.
Near Fine. Book A two volume, complete set of this bibliography of therapeutics. Written by Edward John Waring, MD, the work contains numerous critical, historical, and therapeutical annoations, and an appendix containing the bibliography of British mineral waters, offering a detailed and thorough reference to the subject. Direct from the library of the late Hugh Selbourne MD (1906-1973), a noted book collector and diarist. Condition: In cloth binding with gilt detailing. Externally quite smart, there is some wear to the joints and extremities. Internally, the pages are firmly bound and are bright and clean throughout, aside from the odd spot and ink inscriptions to the pastedowns. Overall: NEAR FINE.
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