ANTIQUE CIVIL WAR MEDICAL BOOK: THE DISPENSATORY OF THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA, (1858, ELEVENTH EDITION) WOOD, GEORGE B.; BACHE, FRANKLIN, U.S. ARMY MEDICAL DEPARTMENT

Civil War Medical Books

The Dispensatory of the United States of America, (1858, eleventh edition) Wood, George B.; Bache, Franklin, U.S. Army Medical Department.

A copy of this text book is listed in the Surgeon General’s Office Library Catalogues or the list of medical textbooks which were published during the Civil War by the Army Medical Department.

This is the Army Medical Department issue used all during the Civil War and is the edition (eleventh) listed in the Surgeon General’s Office Library. Equipment is illustrated. Includes an abbreviated British Pharmacopia within. One of the most important medical references of the time. With A to Z reference in three seperate parts – Materia Medica; Preperations; Drugs and Medicines.