David McKay Publisher. Hardback 10" x 7" (2.25" deep). Green cloth bound cover, with white & dark green titles on spine and front board, and white & dark green tree design in centre of front board. Cover
slightly worn to edges, with minor tearing to cloth at spine edge and corners. Some surface wear to titles. Front hinge slightly loose. New Edition, with Additions. xxxviii, 932p. Tight leaves. Minor surface tearing wear. No inscriptions. The last couple of pages of the index are missing but all other pages are intact. Clean inside and out. It looks like some repair work has been done but it looks great, probably gluing the spine back onto the book. Bumping and minimal wear to the top and
bottom and rounded corners... come on.. this book is 101 years old. With numerous full page plates (b/w & color) and engravings including 'Elephantiasis Scroti' illustrated with 2 drawings of Isaac Newton, a native of Georgia and patient at a 'Colored Home in this city', his tumor removed May 30, 1866 by author, 'being at that time house physician'. Process of Reproduction in Plants and Animals, with the Anatomy and Physiology of the Human Generative System,
Male and Female, and the Causes, Prevention and Cure of the Special Diseases to Which It Is Liable. A Plain, Practical Treatise, for Popular Use. Illustrated by Engravings and Colored Plates. Philadelphia: 44 plates, many in 1 or 2 colors, many text illustrations of anatomy, biology, anthropology. Several chapters in this book were not previously published. this is a wonderful antique medical book that would be a loving gift to anyone interested in such topics. I have enjoyed
reading it and the other medial books from this consignment from my very own family doctor.