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The Evolution of Modern Medicine

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The Evolution of Modern Medicine

by Osler, William

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  • hardcover
Very Good/No dustjacket as issued
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The Classics of Medicine Library, 1982. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Very Good/No dustjacket as issued. Copy number 2146 issued to the previous owner with a special plate affixed to the rear pastedown. Full brown leather with gilt design on the panels; lettering and five raised bands on the spine. The binding is tight, corners and raised bands lightly rubbed. Text and images are unmarked. All edges gilt. Decorative endpapers. 8vo. xiv, 243pp.


Originally published: New Haven : Yale University Press, 1921.


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The Evolution of Modern Medicine
Osler, William
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Used - Very Good
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No dustjacket as issued
Limited Edition
The Classics of Medicine Library
Date Published

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About Chaparral Books

Chaparral Books is located across from Elephant's Deli on S Corbett Avenue in Portland. We have a well rounded collection of subjects, including an extensive core collection in Western Americana and Native American Literature including Western Writers.


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Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.

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