WATSON-JONES, Reginald, Sir HUNTER, John)
Title: Surgery is Destined to the Practice of Medicine : Ninetieth Hunterian Oration, Royal College of Surgeons of England, February 16, 1959. First Edition, Signed, Letter.
Publisher:  E. & S. Livingstone Ltd, Edinburg and London, 1961,
Seller ID: 97974
WATSON-JONES, Reginald, Sir. Surgery is Destined to the Practice of Medicine : Ninetieth Hunterian Oration, Royal College of Surgeons of England, February 16, 1959. Edinburgh and London: E. & S. Livingstone Ltd., 1961. First Printing. Pp. (8),9-81,(1). Illustrated. Large 8vo, blue buckram with gilt lettering to spine. Contents: John Hunter's Life; Hunter's Contribution to Surgery; Decline of Cutting Operations in Surgical Treatment; Decline of Operative Surgery in the Treatment of Injuries; The Pattern of Orthopaedic Medicine Replacing Orthopaedic Surgery; Resolution of the Coincil of the Royal College of Surgeons of England, June 12, 1958. Bookplate to ffep, else very good in lightly edgeworn, price-clipped dust jacket. Signed and warmly inscribed by Watson-Jones on the title page. Also signed without inscriptionby the author on p. 55. With a double-sided autographed letter signed by t he author taped in at rear. 40.00