Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes


Family physician

By FAMILY PHYSICIAN

subjects: medical compendium,

  • 1. The family physician. A manual of domestic medicine, by physicians and surgeons of the principal London hospitals. To which is added//The ladies' physician. Subscription edition [In four volumes]
    [1879]

  • 2. — [Volume I]
    22.5 x 16.0 cm   Pp [i-v] vi-xxxii 1-272   frontis, 1 pl col, 7 pls, illus

  • 3. — [Volume II]
    22.5 x 16.0 cm   Pp [i-iv] 273-576   frontis, 5 pls, illus

  • 4. — [Volume III]
    22.5 x 16.0 cm   Pp [i-iv] 577-880   frontis, 5 pls, illus

  • 5. — [Volume IV]
    22.5 x 16.0 cm   Pp [i-v] 881-1176   frontis, 1 pl col, 5 pls, illus
    GB:   LB   *LWel  

    Binding: red cloth, gilt.
    The frontispiece plates are portrait photographs of Sir William Gull, Sir William Jenner, Sir James Paget and Sir Henry Thompson. The first and fourth volumes each contain a coloured lithograph of the human body, with cut-out moving parts.

  • 6. — [Another edition, 1882]
    GB:   LB  

    The BMCat lists a new and enlarged edition as published London: Cassell & Co 1882.

  • 7. — [Another edition, 1885]
    GB:   LB  

    The BMCat lists a new and enlarged edition as published London: Cassell & Co [1885-1887].

  • 8. — [A reissue, 1889]
    GB:   LB  

    The BMCat lists a reissue as published London: Cassell & Co [1889-1892].

  • 9. — [Another edition, 1894]
    GB:   LB  

    The BMCat lists another edition in four volumes as published London: Cassell & Co 1894-1895. General comments: see also Cassell's people's physician', [1908], and "Everybody's doctor', 1908, for later versions of this work.