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    Landmarks of Science & Medicine from the Library of Andras Gedeon

    23 April 2008, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 38

    WARREN, Edward (1778-1856). Some Account of the Letheon: or, Who is the Discoverer. Boston: William D. Dutton and Wentworth, 1847. 8° (233 x 145mm). (Browning, heaviest at margins, title lacking corners and with old clean tears from inner margin extending into blank areas, it and following page backed with mylar). Later wrappers.

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    WARREN, Edward (1778-1856). Some Account of the Letheon: or, Who is the Discoverer. Boston: William D. Dutton and Wentworth, 1847. 8° (233 x 145mm). (Browning, heaviest at margins, title lacking corners and with old clean tears from inner margin extending into blank areas, it and following page backed with mylar). Later wrappers.
    Third edition, second issue (with an extra leaf, ending at p.90). Published within a month of the first issues, this second contains a letter from Jacob Bigelow, entitled 'Discovery of etherism - the question settled'. Fulton and Stanton IV.20; Norman 2185; cf Keys 283.


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