1882. Item #85627
CORNIL, V., transl. with notes by J. Henry C. SIMES & J. William WHITE. SYPHILIS. Philadelphia: Henry C. Lea's Son & Co., 1882. First American edition. 461 pp. + 32 pp. publisher's catalogue at rear. 8vo., black pebbled cloth stamped in gilt and blind. 84 b/w illustrations. Spine sunned, front board bumped, previous owner's bookplate to front pastedown, ink ownership to title page, near fine overall. Cornil's first publication on this subject was "Lecons sur la syphilis, faites a l'hopital de la Lourcine" (1879).