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SPENCE, James. Cases of Tracheotomy in Croup, and for the Removal of Foreign Bodies.

Edinburgh. Printed By Murray and Gibb, 1858. First edition.
8vo. 19pp, [1]. With an engraved frontispiece of two anatomical diagrams. Original publisher's plain tan paper wraps. Dust-soiling to extremities, remnant of postage stamp to lower wrap. All leaves and plate creased down centre, some tearing and loss to top margin of a majority of leaves, and no point touching text.
A treatise by Scottish surgeon James Spence (1812-1882) on the effectiveness of tracheotomy in removing foreign bodies in cases of croup in children admitted to the Edinburgh Royal Infirmary.
£ 150.00 Antiquates Ref: 10412