Title Hospital Surgeon ... Also a Discourse on Discovered Bones, and a Way to Dress After Trepanning, with a New Instrument Invented By the Author.
Binding Full Leather
Book Condition Fair
Edition Fourth Edition, Revised
Publisher London D. Midwinter 1732
Seller ID 005863
To Which is Added a Treatise of Bandages, by L. Verduc. Belloste had a lot of hospital practice, particularly in military hospitals. He also developed mercury pills for the treatment of skin diseases. HOSPITAL SURGEON endured as a popular treatise and is his best-known work. Most of the title is lacking from the title-page, no preliminaries, leaf 455/456 lacks half of the text: offered only "as is", with all faults. 005863
Surgery, Trepanning, Brain Surgery, Neurosurgery, Bandages,