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DOCTORS Of The OLD WEST. A Pictorial History of Medicine on the Frontier by  Robert F Karolevitz - Hardcover - 1st edition (stated) - 1967 - from Tavistock Books, ABAA and Biblio.com

DOCTORS Of The OLD WEST. A Pictorial History of Medicine on the Frontier

by Karolevitz, Robert F

Condition: Modest wear to binding. DJ worn and sunned, rubbed at edges. A VG+ example in a VG DJ.


Seattle: Superior Publishing Company, 1967. 1st edition (stated). Yellow cloth binding, brown printed lettering to spine and front board. Gold and b/w printed paper DJ. Modest wear to binding. DJ worn and sunned, rubbed at edges. A VG+ example in a VG DJ.. 192 pp. Frontis + many black and white intratextual photographic images throughout. 10-3/4" x 8-3/8"

"God and the doctor we alike adore, when on the brink of danger, no before. The danger past, both are alike requited; God is forgotten and the doctor slighted." - Euricius Cordus.



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