Antique Civil War Medical Book: The Excision of Joints by Richard Manning Hodges Boston, Mass., 1861

Civil War Medical Books

The Excision of Joints by Richard Manning Hodges 1861

Book Description: viii, 204 pp. Original cloth. Top of spine and corners of covers very slightly worn. Bookplate removed (defacing pastedown). Very Good.

First Edition. “Hodges’s writings on joints, spiroidal fractures and other surgical conditions became the authoritative texts” (Rutkow OR8).

Inscribed: “E. H. Clarke M.D./ with Dr. Hodges compliments.”

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good