James Douglas of the Pouch and His Pupil William Hunter (K. (Kenneth) Bryn Thomas) soon to be presented for sale on the excellent BookLovers of Bath web site!
Published: Springfield: Charles C. Thomas, 1964, Hardback in dust wrapper.
Signed by the author on the title page unverified and reflected as such in the lack of premium, but laid in a note (signed) on Reading Pathological Library notepaper to the recipient. Contains: Further reading list; Black & white photographs; Genealogical tables; Appendices ;
From the cover: The following work derives from the discovery, made in an idle moment of probing into eighteenth-century medical history, that there were several brothers Douglas, and that some previous writers had been confusing one with another.
In this book, however, the author does much 10 clear up any mi…
Good+ in Good+ Dust Wrapper. Gently bruised at the head of the spine and the top corners of the boards with commensurate wear to the dust wrapper which is a little stained on both panels. Edges of the text block lightly spotted.
Green boards with Gilt titling to the Spine. [XVII] 229 pages. Index. 9″ x 5¾”.
Of course, if you don’t like this one, may I tempt you with something from my Biography catalogue?