RECOLLECTIONS OF A PHYSICIAN; OR, EPISODES OF LIFE. COLLECTED FROM THIRTY YEARS' PRACTICE. London: Ward and Lock, 1861. Small octavo, pp. [i-v] vi [vii-viii]  2-371 [372: blank], mid-nineteenth-century three-quarter leather and marbled boards, spine panel tooled in gold and blind, black leather title piece, all edges marbled, marbled endpapers. First edition. A scarce collection of short stories that includes criminous and supernatural tales. Queen, The Detective Short Story, p. 55. Hubin (1994), p. 403. Topp II, p. 40. Attractive bookplate of M. Dowling affixed to front paste-down. A fine copy in a handsome binding. OCPAC reports 4 copies; OCLC adds 1 copy in the U.S. (UCLA). A rare book. (#148969).
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