The Early Days Of The Royall Colledge Of Phisitians, Edinburgh.
Bound in original green cloth, gilt with block of College seal on front board. Bevelled edges. Deckled edges. Extremities worn and spine and board edges sunned. Some browning of fly leaves and scattered light foxing, largely confined to margins; otherwise a very good copy.
George P. Johnston.,
The extended oration of the harveian society, edinburgh delivered at the 114th festival by the president robert peel ritchie m.d.edin., f.r.c.p.e., f.r.s.e., etc.
[half title:] royal college of physicians of edinburgh.
4to. 8 x 10 inches. xvi + [ii] + 313 pp. Title page in red and black.
Illustrated by 12 plates, including frontispiece and by title page vignette of College seal.
A history of the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, established in 1682. An extended version of an oration delivered to the Harveian Society of Edinburgh, by Robert Peel Ritchie (1835-1902), Scottish physician and medical historian and President of the Royal College, 1887-89. The first chapter is concerned with the epoch of William Harvey.
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