New York, East
12 - 13 November 1996
MORTON, SAMUEL GEORGE. Illustrations of Pulmonary Consumption, its Anatomical Characters, Causes, Symptoms and Treatment. Philadelphia, 1834. 12 engraved plates (11 colored). 8vo, contemporary calf, rubbed; some browning and staining, 2 plate margins torn. FIRST EDITION. Garrison-Morton 3222 ("an important collection of illustrations delineating pulmonary tuberculosis which epitomized the knowledge of his time. It was also the first book on the subject to be published in the U.S.A.").
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