Lectures on Diseases of Children - Sir Robert Hutchison & Alan MoncrieffLondon: Edward Arnold, 1948, Hardback in Dust Wrapper.
Condition: VGood — in Good Dust Wrapper. Unlaminated dustwrapper a little edgeworn and faded with slight loss to the extremities. Boards slightly sprung. Edges of the textblock lightly spotted. Last third of the book slightly damp-wrinkled at the foredges.
Illustrated with black and white photographs. Ninth Edition. From the preface: “Originally this book consisted of lectures delivered by Sir Robert Hutchison in a systematic course at the London Hospital and published serially in the Clinical Journal. The whole book has been revised, some out-of-date matter omitted and some new sections introduced. The principal alterations will be found in relation to infections in the new-born, the treatment of infantile diarrhoea, the cause and treatment of cœliac disease, the treatment of thread worms, the types of congenital heart disease and the fascinating story of the Rhesus Factor.”