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Ford, Edward
Observations on the Disease of the Hip Joint; to which are added, some remarks on white swellings of the knee, the Caries of the Joint of the Wrist and other similar complaints; The whole Illustrated by Cases, and Engravings taken from the Diseased Parts.
London: Printed for C. Dilly, 1794. First edition. Printed for C. Dilly, in The Poultry. London. 1794. Tall octavo. Half title, Title, Dedication. Xxiii, (1), 258pp. 8 aquatint plates (3 folding). Contemporary full calf, original spine relaid, vestiges of original gilt edge dentelles. Slightly scuffed and marked, corners bumped. Light marginal browning to first two and last three pages, due to transference from binding overlay. Short closed tear to stub and intersections of folds to large plate 5. Plate 6 protruding edge browned, with light marking to verso. Occasional light marginal pencil.Provenance: "Richard Davies Colva His Book 1890" Signed to ffep and rfep, possibly by two different hands (father and son). (Colva, Radnorshire. Richard Davies of Llanhailo, Colva mentioned in The Hereford Times 29 May 1858 and in the Brecon County Times 1919 "Mr and Mrs Richard Davies, of Colva, as usual made their house open to all"). Llanhaylow, the late-mediaeval cruck-framed hall-house was demolished around 1980. It was originally Llwyn Hoedliw, of Lewis Glyn Cothi's poem of 1837. Llwyn Hoedlyw,Colfa, Llythyfnwg [RA 213] Hywel Athro (A)Bookplate of Eric Bywaters (1910-2003), British physician. Bookplate and Stamp of J. R. Kirkup. From the library of John R. Kirkup FRCS DHMSA of Weston Hill, Weston Park East, Bath. Orthopaedic surgeon, Archivist to British Orthopaedic Association, Hon.Curator Historic Instruments at RCSE, medical historian and author.Edward Ford (1746 - 1809) Surgeon
Bookseller: Paul Haynes Rare Books ABA ILAB [United Kingdom]
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