A rational treatise on the trunkal muscles, elucidating the mechanical cause of chronic spinal, pelvic, abdominal, and thoracic affections; and of bronchial and other derangements. with the rationale of their cure by mechanical Support
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FIRST EDITION. 8 vo. Orig. cloth. xvi, 352, (12, pub.cat.) pp. Engraved frontisportrait of the author by A.H. Ritchie after a painting by Anelli. Woodcuts in the text. Top of spine slightly worn, spine faded; otherwise, a very good copy. Dr. Banning (b. 1810) dedicated his text on 'mechanical pathology and therapeutics' (spine title) to Dr. John H. Griscom, known for his important role in organizing a public health program in N.Y.C. The woodcuts illustrate a number of orthopedic devices of Banning's design. Cordasco 60-0076, but otherwise not found in the usual medical bibliographies and collections. Bookseller Inventory # 000045
Title: A rational treatise on the trunkal muscles, ...
Publisher: New York: W.A. Townsend & Adams, 1868, New York
Publication Date: 1868
Edition: First Edition
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