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[The first lines of the] practice of surgery : being an elementary work for students, and a concise book of reference for practitioners ; part I. general surgical subjects ; part II. particular surgical subjects : with nine plates / by Samuel Cooper, member of the Royal College of Surgeons ; fellow of the Medical Society of London ; and author of Critical reflections on the cataract.

Cooper, Samuel, 1780-1848.
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1815
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Publication/Creation

Hanover [N.H.] : Published by Justin Hinds, Charles Spear, printer, 1815.

Physical description

xx, 1 unnumbered page, 22-463 pages, 1 unnumbered page, IX leaves of plates : illustrations ; 22 cm

Edition

Second American, with an appendix, from the third London edition.

Publications note

Austin, R.B. Early Amer. medical imprints, 531

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references

Reproduction note

Microfilm. [Bethesda, Md.] : National Library of Medicine, 1960. 1 microfilm reel : negative ; 35 mm

Notes

Published and for sale, by Justin Hinds, Hanover, (N.H.) ..."--Final p. [1]
Contents are the same as those of the Philadelphia edition of 1808, except for the appendix (p. [440]-463) which contains some of the chapters apparently added in the 3d London edition of 1813, published under title: The first lines of the practice of surgery; designed as an introduction for students, and a concise book of reference for practitioners. Cf. Austin
Film 633 reel 29 is part of Research Publications Early American Medical Imprints collection (RP reel 29, no. 531).
NLM copy: imperfect: the title leaf is cut away at the head, with the loss of the first five words of the title.

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