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    William Salmon. Iatrica: seu praxis medendi. London: 1694. Expanded reissue of first edition.

    More Information: William Salmon. Iatrica: seu praxis medendi. The Practice of Curing Diseases. London: Nath. Rolls, 1694. Expanded reissue of 1681 first edition with cancel title-page and appendix. Quarto. [18], 64, 37-52, 73-120, 129-762, [14], 763-795, [1] pages. Early speckled calf rebacked to style in brown morocco; spine lettered in gilt with five raised bands ruled in blind. All edges trimmed, potentially sprinkled red at one point. Edge and joint wear to binding; some loss to calf at edges, corners; calf surface largely crackled with some small abrasions, a few faint stains. Morocco beginning to wear with whitish area in second compartment from bottom. Edges of text block darkened wth blackish speckling. Interior of text block toned, most pronounced at first few leaves; some page edges frayed; scattered foxing and spot-soiling. Very good text block in an about very good binding. With red and white book label readinig "GOM" affixed to upper corner of front pastedown; inked signature to front free endpaper. ESTC R32081.

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    March, 2019
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