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History of the Discovery and Mode of Application of the liquid adhesive plaster, or ethereal solution of prepared cotton, originally applied to surgery by J.P. Maynard. With surgical cases treated, and testimonials from Dr. J. Mason Warren, of Boston, and Dr. Whitney, of Dedham by  John Parker (Band-Aids) Maynard - First edition - 1848 - from James Cummins Bookseller and Biblio.com

History of the Discovery and Mode of Application of the liquid adhesive plaster, or ethereal solution of prepared cotton, originally applied to surgery by J.P. Maynard. With surgical cases treated, and testimonials from Dr. J. Mason Warren, of Boston, and Dr. Whitney, of Dedham

by (Band-Aids) Maynard, John Parker

Condition: Removed. Very good


Boston: Maynard & Noyes, 1848. First edition. 19 pp. 1 vols. 12mo. Removed. Very good. First edition. 19 pp. 1 vols. 12mo. In 1848, Dr. John Parker Maynard, of Dedham, Mass., announced a plaster consisting of a fluid derived from gun cotton dissolved in sulfuric ether, brushed on the skin, covered with cotton strips. In 1874, Robert Wood Johnson and George J. Seabury, working in East Orange, N.J., developed a medicated adhesive plaster with a rubber base.


  • Bookseller: James Cummins Bookseller US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 243089
  • Title: History of the Discovery and Mode of Application of the liquid adhesive plaster, or ethereal solution of prepared cotton, originally applied to surgery by J.P. Maynard. With surgical cases treated, and testimonials from Dr. J. Mason Warren, of Boston, and Dr. Whitney, of Dedham
  • Author: (Band-Aids) Maynard, John Parker
  • Format/binding: 19 pp. 1 vols. 12mo
  • Book condition: Used - Removed. Very good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: First edition
  • Publisher: Maynard & Noyes
  • Place: Boston
  • Date published: 1848
  • Keywords: Americana | Massachusetts
  • Bookseller catalogs: Americana;


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