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1878 Mystery of Medicine Explained by Dr. M.laFayette Byrn

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This book was "Prepared for the Use of Families, Plantations, Ships, Travelers, &c," and is quite a fascinating look into the art of medicine at the time.

The boards are black pebbled leather with gold print on the spine and front. It is bumped and quite badly worn on the corners, edges and top and bottom of the spine as well as a bit soiled and stained. The spine is broken in several places but not separated. The binding is otherwise fragile. The page edges are browned and foxed while the pages are lightly browned and have occasional dark brown spots. Otherwise, it is surprisingly clear considering its age. This is fascinating reading even for the medical layman. It is 509 pages plus ads and 9" by 6" in size. It was Self-published in 1878 in New York and is the 56th edition, enlarged and revised.


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