A MEDICAL BIBLIOGRAPHY. A Check-List of Texts Illustrating The History of Medical Sciences. Originally Compiled by the Late Fielding H. Garrison, M.D., and now Revised, with Additions and Annotations, by Leslie T. Morrison, Librarian, St. Thomas's Hospital Medical School.

London: Grafton & Co., 1943. First Edition, First Printing. First Edition. Octavo, original brown clothwith brown leather spine titled in gilt. 412pp. Indexes. Leather rubbed & worn, shaken, a good copy. Previously, the copy owned by Bookseller Andrew Block [author of 'The Book Collector's Vade Mecum' [1938], 'The English Novel 1740-1850' [1939] and other works, with his signature on the front endpaper. The text is *heavily* annotated by Block, with notes, underlining, and dozens of clippings from catalogues, mostly illustrations of title pages from early printed books, tipped in or laid in loose throughout. Obviously, a working bookseller's copy, used heavily while scouting for these books during the war and the period afterwards. A wonderful item, showing in detail the types of books available to the book scout at the time. Item #309219

Price: $75.00