Holt, Luther Emmett.
The Diseases of Infancy and Childhood:. For the Use of Students and Practitioners of Medicine.
New York: D. Appleton, 1897. First Edition. Hardcover. The first real complete and authoritative American text on pediatrics. (Cone, History of American Pediatrics, 104- 105pp; Levinson, p.108; Veeder, 33-60pp.) Overall, a handsome copy. Very Good. No DJ as Issued. Item #3752 Light/moderate shelf wear (tips through), light wear at head, minor rubbing at hinges/tips, spine evenly toned (gilt bright), else tight, bright and unmarred. Halfbound, black leather spine and tips, blue pebbled cloth boards, red dye speckled at text block edges. 8vo. xvii, 1117pp. Illus. (color and b/w plates (one fold-out). Index.