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Autobiography of Andrew T. Still With a History of the Discovery and Development of the Science of Osteopathy;… by Andrew T. Still - Signed First Edition - 1897 - from Lonesome Water Books (SKU: 10419)

Autobiography of Andrew T. Still With a History of the Discovery and Development of the Science of Osteopathy; Together with an account of the founding of the American School of Osteopathy; and lectures delivered before that institution from time to time during the progress of the discovery

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Autobiography of Andrew T. Still With a History of the Discovery and Development of the Science of Osteopathy; Together with an account of the founding of the American School of Osteopathy; and lectures delivered before that institution from time to time during the progress of the discovery

by Andrew T. Still

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Kirksville, MO: Published by the author, 1897. [First Edition]. Hardcover. Good. 8vo., brown cloth lettered in gilt, pp.460, frontispiece with tissue protector, Illustrated with wood engravings throughout text, plates from photographs, drawings -- Front & rear hinge cracked (still holding); overall binding is moderately stressed, missing front free endpapers. One loose illustrations between page 86 & 87. Moderate rubbing around the extremities. -- Signed in 188[?] by the author on the front paste down (see photo). Laid in loose is a postcard with photograph of the author, age 80 years. -- A revised edition of the book was re-published in 1908 after a fire damaged the original printing plates. Rare signed copy of the author's first book. "Andrew Taylor Still, DO was the founder of osteopathy and osteopathic medicine. He was also a physician and surgeon, author, inventor and Kansas territorial and state legislator. In 1899, Still published his second book, Philosophy of Osteopathy. Still published his third book, The Philosophy and Mechanical Principles of Osteopathy, with publication date 1902, and copyright date 1892. He published Osteopathy Research and Practice, his fourth and final book in 1910".-wikipedia.

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Bookseller
Lonesome Water Books US (US)
Bookseller's Inventory #
10419
Title
Autobiography of Andrew T. Still With a History of the Discovery and Development of the Science of Osteopathy; Together with an account of the founding of the American School of Osteopathy; and lectures delivered before that institution from time to time during the progress of the discovery
Author
Andrew T. Still
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good
Quantity-available
1
Edition
[First Edition]
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Published by the author
Place of Publication
Kirksville, MO
Date Published
1897
Keywords
Antiquarian Books, Nonfiction, Medicine, Osteopathy, Osteopathic, Autobiography, Dr. Andrew T. Still, History of, American School of Osteopathy, Kirksville, Missouri, 1897
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Medicine;

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We are a brick and mortar store located in Beautiful Sisters, Oregon. We have a stock of approximately 10,000 books, 80 percent of which are hardbound. We also carry old prints (decorative and original) and maps.

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