1851. Item #78277
PARSONS, Usher. A LECTURE, ON THE CONNEXION AND RECIPROCAL INFLUENCE, BETWEEN THE BRAIN AND STOMACH; Delivered before the American Institute of Instruction, at Providence, 1840. Providence: B. Cranston & Co., 1841. Inscribed "From the Author" on the front wrapper. Octavo. 16 pp. In a modern binding of three-quarter cloth with marbled boards, with the original paper wrappers bound-in. Ex-library; a stamp on the front wrapper and no other marks. Wrappers show slight wear at fore-edge, else fine. Usher 91788-1868) was a pioneer of naval medicine.