1888. Item #87017
CHEMIST and Druggist [Diary], publisher. THE ART OF DISPENSING: A TREATISE ON THE METHODS AND PROCESSES INVOLVED IN COMPOUNDING MEDICAL PRESCRIPTIONS. London: Published at the Offices of The Chemist and Druggist, and Normanby Chambers, Melbourne, 1888. First Edition. 280 pp., plus advertisements at front and rear. Octavo, in a very worn publisher's brown cloth binding. Head is chipped about 3 cm from top, resulting in the loss of most of spine title. Boards are loose; and the lower board is very nearly detached. Ex-library, with spine label, pocket and due-date pastedown. A curious ownership inscription from George E. Grover, of Waltham, Massachusetts, on the title-page: "all the rights and title invested in this volume are hereby waived." As is.