On Poisons in relation to medical jurisprudence and medicine.

Taylor (Alfred Swaine)

On Poisons in relation to medical jurisprudence and medicine.

Third Edition.

Description: with over 100 illustrations in the text, a little scattered foxing, pp. xx (including initial blank), 834, 8vo, contemporary half calf, spine richly tooled in gilt and blind, burgundy lettering piece, marbled edges

Publication Details: [Spottiswoode & Co. for] J. & A. Churchill, 1875

Notes: The author's copy of what was for long the standard text, first published in 1848. The recto of the initial blank has the record of the book's printing, and throughout, though not very plentifully, annotations and corrections; also, loosely inserted, scarps of paper with MS notes, and newspaper clippings, regarding later instances (more or less up to the author's death in 1880). Signed by Taylor at the head of the title. A excerpted review of the American edition (same year) is loosely inserted, where the author's assertion that this edition is to be regarded as a new work is endorsed. Taylor ...more

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Price: £1,200

Subject: Sciences

Published Date: 1875

Stock Number: 64561

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