Surgical Observations on Tumours


This limited edition is bound in decorative brown leather with bright gilt work on the cover and bright gilt spine lettering between five raised bands. All page edges are gilt. This is a very clean, bright, well cared-for copy. A black leather bookplate on the front inner board indicates in gilt lettering that this is copy no. 1082 of a limited edition of 7,500 copies. From the private library of John M. Kinney, M.D. Included is a paper pamphlet describing the book, which is a facsimile reprint of the 1837 first edition medical text. Includes a satin ribbon bookmark. 607 pages, approx. 6"x9".
  • John C. Warren
  • The Classics of Surgery Library, 1988