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.”
Book Condition: Very Good