Apologie and Treatise of Ambroise Pare

Chicago: 1952. Cloth. Very Good/Very Good. First Thus. Pare was a 16th Century surgeon who introduced more humane methods into surgery. The Apologie is his autobiography and defence of his surgical innovations. 227pp. index. Darkening at the front and rear gutters. Some light foxing on endpapers. Small round dampstain on lower spine of d/w. Spine slightly darkened. Item #1597

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