Lot 13 of 575:
Important work of California Balneology  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$228
Estimate:
$300 - $500

Title:
Mineral Springs and Health Resorts of California with a Complete Chemical Analysis of Every Important Mineral Water in the World

Author:
Anderson, Winslow

Place:
San Francisco

Publisher:
The Bancroft Company

Date:
1892

Description:

xxx, 384 pp. Illustrated from numerous drawings throughout the text. (4to) 25.1x16.1 cm (9¾x6¼"), original pictorial brown cloth, gilt lettering. First Edition.

An important work of California balneology. When Anderson originally wrote this treatise in 1889, it was awarded the Annual Prize of the Medical Society of California, which the Bancroft Company proudly advertises on the title-page. Inscribed by Anderson on the front blank. Second printing (the first was dated 1890)  Cowan, page 16.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
Touches of wear to cloth; ink ownership marks on front free endpaper, faint toning to textblock; very good or better.


 
Item number:
318460
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