Notes on Books; Being an Analysis of the Works Published During Each Quarter by Longmans, Green, and Company Volume 4

Notes on Books; Being an Analysis of the Works Published During Each Quarter by Longmans, Green, and Company Volume 4

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1875 edition. Excerpt: ...Manual of Operative Surgery on the Dead Body. By Thomas Smith, F.R.C.S. Surgeon to, and Lecturer on Anatomy at, St. Bartholomew's Hospital, Surgeon to the Hospital for Sick Children; and William J. Walsham, F.R.C.S. Demonstrator of Anatomy and Operative Surgery at St. Bartholomew's Hospital, Surgeon to the Metropolitan Free Hospital. Second Edition; pp. 270, with 46 Illustrations engraved on Wood. 8vo. price 12. cloth. June 10, 1876. THE First Edition of this Manual has now been carefully revised: much has been re-written, some operations have been omitted, many others have been added. By the requirements of the medical examining boards of this country a practical knowledge of operative surgery forms an essential part of the education of every surgeon. For this reason, the performance of surgical operations on the dead subject has been introduced at most of our medical schools; and demonstrators have been appointed to superintend and direct the studies 01 gentlemen in that department. The design of the present Manual is to give to students a practical guide to the performance of operations on the dead body, and to lighten the labours of teachers, by enabling them to dispense with much oral instruction. In the present, as in the first, edition, only those operative measures are treated of, which can be advantageously practised on the dead body; and these are arranged, as far as possible, in the order in which they should be performed. The Parallel Gospels, exhibiting at One View in Four Collateral Columns every Concurrent, Conflicting, and Additional Passage oj each Evangelist; forming also of the Four One Continuous Gospel. Intended for the use of Religious Students of all Denominations.) Collated by Edward Salmon, late Barrister-at-Law....
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  • Paperback | 394 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 21mm | 703g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123687434X
  • 9781236874344