(Old Magazines, 19th Century Periodicals, Americana, Medicine, Surgery, Civil War Era, Reconstruction). The Medical and Surgical Reporter.
Published weekly, Philadelphia by S. Nice assortment of dated advertising as well, some illustrated with small woodcuts.
Nice lot of rare Civil War & Reconstruction era American medical magazine with interesting content. Issues included in this lot: March 12th & July 9th, 1864; March 18th, May 20th, July 8th, July 15th, July 29th, August 26th, & December 30th 1865. Overall each remains a nice looking example. Small age flaws or defects include possible random old creasing, edge chipping, small light old staining, etc. Overall entirely acceptable example of what is likely a scarce survival.
The pictures give a very good sense of how the item survives. Virtually all periodicals of this era are somewhat scarce today as loose complete issues.
Like most random survivals of old periodical printing, any specific example (like this one) is likely among a relative handful still extant. As each decade goes back from 1950, the rate of scarcity for any specific magazine or paper item increases noticeably.
Text blocks remains overall clean, and displays a pleasing age patina. Periodicals remains attractive on the shelf. Lot displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, any age flaws easy to overlook or forgive. Please review photos for more detail and our best attempt to convey how this antique lot survives.
This lot is not new- it is old and has been handled by different owners in the past. 10" H x 6 3/4" W. Medical & Surgical Reporter 1864 Lot x 9 American Civil War magazine period ads. Southeast Asia Philippines Siam Sumatra 1811 John Cary lovely large old map. France coast Road of Toulon coastal old map 1790's John Cary lovely example.
World map shewing Capt Cook tracks c. Asia Company's Land outline shown 1796 Doolittle scarce American engraved map. Zuider Sea Northern Netherlands Holland 1737 old antique color map. Spain insets Lisbon Madrid Cadiz 1856 Weiland huge old engraved map hand colored.Egypt Saudi Arabia 1849 Meyer map Mountains of the Moon shown. Ancient Greece Women in Greek Art 1901 Notor fine leather book illustrated LMT'D. Europe ethnic hand color plates of natives 1828 Adams Voyager Travel book. Foreign-Born compared to Aggregate Population 1898 U. Meissen Germany panorama 1590's Munster old wood cut city panorama view.
Champollion Rosetta Stone Ancient Egypt 1842 France Royale rare litho plates. Egypt North Africa Nile Red Sea 1804 Tardieu scarce map. North & Sound Carolina Charleston city plan 1887 Mitchell Bradley large old map.
Benjamin Disraeli Earl Beaconsfield 1882 leather books set 11 vols beautiful. Germany Mahren Moravia 1854 Biller Brunn inset Olmutz Troppau old map.Germany divided into circles Silesia Bohemia Saxony 1730 Moll beautiful old map. Finland Baltic Scandanavia 1855 E. Arabian Peninsula 1748 Vaugondy engraved miniature map. Norfolk County Massachusetts 1888 large detailed map. All items are sent well-packed to arrive as you see them.
Maps and prints are sent either rolled in sturdy 3-inch-wide tubes or, if small, in a rigid cardboard mailer. This item is in the category "Books & Magazines\Antiquarian & Collectible". The seller is "oldmapsoldbooks" and is located in this country: US. This item can be shipped worldwide.