1793. Item #77954
GARDINER, John. AN INQUIRY INTO THE NATURE, CAUSE, AND CURE OF THE GOUT, AND OF SOME OF THE DISEASES WITH WHICH IT IS CONNECTED. Philadelphia: Printed and sold by William Spotswood, 1793. First American edition; it was first published at Edinburgh in 1792. 216 pp. 12mo., contemporary sheep, but upper board is detached. Early ink ownership (Wm. Paine) on t.p. and bookplate of Henry Rouse Viets on front pastedown. Ex-library; nineteenth century ink stamp on t.p. but no other marks. Text leaves are clean but for occasional very light foxing. (Evans 25526).