Boston: Printed for Joseph Bumstead, 1809. 125,pp. Large octavo. Original paper boards, edges untrimmed. Spine somewhat chipped and the upper joint resewn with thread, leaf A8 sewn somewhat askew, usual tanning, some corners creased, but a good copy. Item #WRCLIT68656
An early Boston edition of this popular medical text, which is often found conjoined with late editions of his best-selling DOMESTIC MEDICINE .... (1769). This work first appeared in 1803, followed by the first American printing in 1804. WELLCOME II, p. 262.