Philadelphia: Privately published, 1896. Octavo (23cm); gilt-stamped, dark blue publisher's cloth backed-boards, no dustwrapper; xv,171pp. Light handling wear and scuffing; foxing and soiling to block edges; top edge toned, w/ small gouge from paper clip. Very Good or better.
Winner of the Samuel D. Gross Essay Prize in 1895, this medical essay concerns the treatment of hip dislocations, and contains several case studies, operating procedures, suggestions, and b/w diagrams. Signed presentation from the author on title page.