A Memorial Sermon Upon the Life and Character of Sir James Y. Simpson, the Christian Physician

Boston: James Campbell, 1870.

Pamphlet. Very Good -. Item #027972

Bottom corner page edges are bumped and there is very light soiling to the original wraps. Interior is clean. 27 page sermon on the death of James Simpson, the famous doctor and midwife who first discovered the properties of Chloroform in 1847 and initiated its use in medical procedures such as birth and as an anaesthetic. Criticized at the time he was later hailed for his contributions to medicine.; ex-library Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 2 lbs 0 oz. Category: Antiquarian & Rare; Medicine & Health. Inventory No: 027972.

Price: $25.00

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