Sketch of Medicine and Pharmacy, a : And a View of its Progress by the Massengill Family from the 15th to the 20th Century

By: Massengill, Samuel Evans

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Book Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


445 pages; 8vo (9.5") 25 cm; Hardcover, dark reddish-brown buckram cloth, ivory-white design embossed on front and titles embossed on spine, 445 pages, index, 45 b/w photos with captions, 1 full-color full spread photo showing large number of drugs made by Massengill Company. ; Concise history of western medicine from ancient time to present, plus some family history (several notable doctors) from the 1600s to the 1900s, plus history of S. E. Massengill Company (now part of GlaxoSmithKline) and of numerous medicines they manufactured. ; No major defects but edges of pages show a touch of sunning. ; Presentation label on front endpaper, as issued, SIGNED by author S. E. Massengill, MD, in fountain pen.

Title: Sketch of Medicine and Pharmacy, a : And a View of its Progress by the Massengill Family from the 15th to the 20th Century

Author Name: Massengill, Samuel Evans

Categories: Science,

Edition: Third Printing

Publisher: Samuel Evans Massengill: 1943

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket

Inscription: Signed by Author

Item: 1.80 lbs

Seller ID: 21994

Keywords: Medicine ; Medical ; Pharmaceutical Corporations ; Pharmacology ; Prescription Drugs ; World History ; Autographed ; Signed ;,