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Observations on Some of the Principal Diseases of the Rectum and Anus; Particularly Stricture of the Rectum, the Haemorrhoidal Excrescence, and the Fistula In Ano

BOUND WITH: HOWSHIP, John. Practical Observations on the Symptoms, Discrimination, and Treatment, of Some of the Most Common Diseases of the Lower Intestines, and Anus. Particularly Including Those Affections Produced by Strictures, Ulceration, and Tumour, Within the Cavity of the Rectum; and Piles, Fistulae, and Excrescences, Formed at its External Opening. Illustrated by Cases. To Which are Added, Some Suggestions Upon a New and Successful Mode of Correcting Habitual Confinement in the Bowels, to Ensure Their Regular Action Without the Use of Purgatives; on a Principle Essentially Conducive to the Prevention of the Above Diseases. For Longman, Hurst a.o. London. 1820. First edition. 8vo. pp. VIII, 100; xvi, 176. Recent half calf over the original boards, first title heavily foxed with a couple of old marks, occasional foxing elsewhere mostly at the ends, second work lacking the half-title, bookplate and signature of JOHN MIREHOUSE, Temple, 1818, with his note - E Dono T. Copeland - , recent book-label of SIR KENNETH CALMAN, overall a nice copy.

For J. Callow. London.

Date Published: 1810. First edition. 8vo.

Stock No. 55057

Price: 450.00