First American edition of Epilepsy and Other Chronic Convulsive Diseases by William Richard Gowers.
Octavo, xi, 225pp, [46pp ads], [18pp ads]. Maroon cloth, design and title stamped in black on front cover, title in gilt on spine. Top edge dyed black. Solid text block, bumped edges and corners, wear to spine. Closed tear to first few leaves. Shallow dent to top edge, with slight closed tears to some leaves.
A September entry into Wood’s Library of Standard Medical Authors.