New York, East
5 December 1996
The Property of
A PRIVATE COLLECTOR
COOPER, Sir ASTLEY. A Treatise on Dislocations, and on Fractures of the Joints. London, 1822. 30 engraved plates. 4to, rebound in later half sheep, extremities rubbed; some scattered foxing (mostly marginal). FIRST EDITION, PRESENTATION COPY, inscribed by Cooper on the half-title: "To Mr. J. Roberts With the author's kind regards." This copy bears a correction in what appears to be the author's hand on text for plate 28. Rare.
J. Cooper, inscription from the author; presentation inscription from Cooper to his son B. Cooper on half-title (dated June 10th 1853).
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