On the surgery of the face. Presentation copy from publisher
Mason, Francis (1837-86). On the surgery of the face. 8vo. , 170pp., adverts. 100 text wood-engravings. London: J. & A. Churchill, 1878. 220 x 141 mm. Original cloth, recased. Light browning, some library markings including embossed stamps on title & ink stamp on half-title. Very good copy.
First Book-Form Edition of Mason's Lettsomian Lectures. Mason was one of the first to specialize in surgery of the face; his lectures summarize thousands of references he had collected. He is known eponymously for his operation for cleft palate. Patterson 364.
Edition: 1st edition
Book Id: 11190