Hardcover sm 4to in dj. B/W photos. 350pp. One of the great figures of Australian medicine. Presentation copy signed by the editor. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Memoirs of Dr Robert Scot Skirving 1859 - ...
Publisher: Foreland Press, 1988.
Book Description Foreland Press, 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Bookseller Inventory # 2697240
Book Description Foreland Press, Sydney, 1988. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. The front of the jacker is slightly creased at the head, and there's a white price sticker on the head of the front end paper, else the book appears to have never been read. "Robert Scot Skirving was a Scots-born physician and surgeon who grew to eminence in Australia. The University of Sydney named the Scot Skirving Prize (for Medicine and Surgery) in his honour.During the Second Boer War he served with Australian troops in South Africa alongside Alexander MacCormick. In the First World War he returned to Britain serving as a Major in the Royal Army Medical Corps, based at an auxiliary hospital in Essex. He then moved as a specialist surgeon to treat wounded at the Queen Alexandra Military Hospital in Millbank, London. He returned to Sydney in January 1919." (Wikipedia) Size: 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 016227
Book Description Foreland Press, Sydney, 1988. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. First Edition. 350 pages. Light soiling/markings/foxing to covers, edges, and occasionally throughout. Light shelf and edge wear to covers. Dust Jacket is fully intact, no tears or chips, but carries signs of wear to top and bottom edges, corners etc. Very slightly cocked. Shipped Weight: 1.18 kilos. ISBN: 0731640144. ISBN/EAN: 9780731640140. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Bookseller Inventory # 0001706
Book Description Foreland Press, Sydney, 1988. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. The dust jacket is somewhat shelf worn and has small tears at the ends of the faded spine. The cover has minor shelf wear with light spotting. The first page is signed by the editor. The edges of the book are lightly spotting. 350 pages with black and white photographs. Size: Size G: 10"-11" Tall (254-279mm). Appears to be Signed By the Edito. Bookseller Inventory # 127631