Book Description

Full title: An Inquiry into the Present State of the Medical Profession in England containing an Abstract of all the Acts and Charters granted to Physicians, Surgeons, and Apothecaries and a Comparative View of the Profession in Scotland, Ireland, and on the Continent of Europe. Also a Compendious Account of its State Amongst the Ancient Greeks and Romans tending to Illustrate the Urgent Necessity of Legislative Interference and the Merits of the Bill About to be Presented to Parliament by the Apothecaries and Surgeon-Apothecaries of England and Wales. Green cloth boards with gilt lettering to spine and black lettering to front on a title label. Boards are generally in very good order. Slight bumping to corners. Spine is intact and bright with just a little bumping to ends. The pages have been hand cut and hence are rather ragged. New endpapers. Not signed by the author but handwritten "from the author". Two stamps from the Royal Veterinary College. Textblock is generally clean for its age and well held. Additional photos are available upon request. When securely packed this item will weigh in the region of 502g. (YBP Ref: 028841:15)
Dealer Notes
To contact us about this item use 07765 455186 or
Author KERRISON, Robert Masters
Date 1814
Binding Hardcover
Publisher Longman, Hurst, Rees,Orme and Brown
Condition Good Plus

Friends of the PBFA

For £10 get free entry to our fairs, updates from the PBFA and more.

Please email for more information


Membership of the PBFA is open to anyone who has been trading in antiquarian and second-hand books for a minimum of two years subject to certain criteria.

Email to find out more, or complete the enquiry form.

complete the form