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Regulations and Instructions, for the Medical Officers of His Majesty's Fleet. by Office of the Lord High Admiral - First Edition - 1825 - from Dale Steffey Books (SKU: 006970)

Regulations and Instructions, for the Medical Officers of His Majesty's Fleet.

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Regulations and Instructions, for the Medical Officers of His Majesty's Fleet.

by Office of the Lord High Admiral

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  • Hardcover
  • First
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London: Office of the Lord High Admiral , 1825. 34 pp. text, 32 pp. Appendix to the Surgeon's Instructions, 1 p. "Instructions for the Assistant Surgeons..." and rear end page with errata slip tipped in. Good in original contemporary calf, front and rear boards with embossed seal featuring an anchor, front cover with title "Medical Instructions" in gilt, front board and first 2 end pages detached, prior owner bookplate front paste down and name in ink front end page, contents remarkably clean, unmarked and with very little toning. "Given under our hands, the 3d day of October, 1825, Melville, W. Johnstone Hope. To: The respective Flag Officers, Captains, Commanders, Commanding Officers, and Medical Officers of His Majesty's Ships and Vessels. By Command of their Lordship, John Barrow." RARE. Worldcat lists 10 copies in institutions worldwide. . First Edition. Contemporary Calf. Good. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

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Bookseller
Dale Steffey Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
006970
Title
Regulations and Instructions, for the Medical Officers of His Majesty's Fleet.
Author
Office of the Lord High Admiral
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good
Edition
First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Office of the Lord High Admiral
Place of Publication
London
Date published
1825
Bookseller catalogs
World History; Medicine;
Size
4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall

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tipped in
Tipped In is used to describe something which has been glued into a book. Tipped-in items can include photos, book plates,...[more]
errata
Errata: aka Errata Slip A piece of paper either laid in to the book correcting errors found in the printed text after being...[more]
First Edition
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Worldcat
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bookplate
Highly sought after by some collectors, a book plate is an inscribed or decorative device that identifies the owner, or former...[more]
calf
Calf or calf hide is a common form of leather binding.  Calf binding is naturally a light brown but there are ways to treat...[more]
gilt
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