An Account of Two Successful Operations for Restoring a Lost Nose from the Integuments of the Forehead. With a foreword and biography by Frank McDowell.
by CARPUE, Joseph Constantine (1764-1846).
Birmingham:: Classics of Medicine Library, 1981., 1981. First edition as such. 4to. xii, , 32; [viii], ii, 102,  pp. Gilt decorated crimson leather, raised bands, all edges gilt. Fine. Special limited edition reprinting of the very rare & important 1816 first edition. "Carpue revived the Hindu method of rhinoplasty, and reported two successful cases." — Garrison and Morton 5737.
(Inventory #: MM13294)
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