Chicago, IL: Surgery, Gynecology & Obstetrics, 1931. First Independent Printing. Hardcover. Reprinted from Surgery, Gynecology & Obstetrics, Vol. LII, February 1931.
"Basis of second Arthur Dean Bevan Lecture of the Chicago Surgical Society on October 3, 1930, before the joint meeting of the Chicago Surgical Society, the Institute of Medicine of Chicago, the Chicago Neurological Society, the Society of Internal Medicine, the Chicago Pediatric Society, and the Chicago Society of Medical History." "When published, it proved to be one of the most elaborate of his separate reports on a particular group of tumors, and to neurosurgeons one of the most gratifying, for such tumors are common and slow-growing, and the majority, when once removed completely, tend not to return" [Cushing Bibliography no. 289]. Very Good. Minor shelf/edge wear, touch of toning at board edges, else tight, bright, and unmarred. Blue cloth boards, gilt lettering, in blind decorative elements. Small 4to. 76pp. Illus. (b/w plates). Charts. Item #10031