The gold-headed cane, by William Macmichael, M.D.; edited with explanatory and illustrative notes and an essay on William Macmichael, M.D., his life, his works, and his editors, by Herbert Spencer Robinson; containing the original illustrations of the 1828 edition and hitherto unpublished portraits of the Macmichael family and a reproduction of William Macmichael's handwriting.
|Main Author:||Macmichael, William, 1784-1839.|
|Other Authors:||Robinson, Herbert Spencer,|
New York, Froben press, inc., 1932.
Mead, Richard, > 1673-1754.
Askew, Anthony, > 1722-1774.
Pitcairn, David, > 1749-1809.
Baillie, Matthew, > 1761-1823.
Story of a cane successively carried by Drs. Radcliffe, Mead, Askew, Pitcairn and Baillie and presented by Mrs. Baillie to the College of physicians.
"Sixth edition." (cf. Foreword.)
Contains reproduction of t.-p. of 2d ed., London, 1828.
2 p.l., iii-xxxi, 223 p.
front., illus. (incl. coats of arms) ports., double facsim.
|Original Classification Number:||CT 9550 .A1 M17 1932|
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