Philadelphia: J. B. Lippincott Company, 1947. Second edition. Hardcover. Quarto (10 1/4 x 7 1/2"). XXX, 1017, pp. Original full burgundy cloth with gold lettering to spine. Color frontispiece. Publisher's logo on spine and title page.
This second edition of Becker and Obermayer's "Modern Dermatology and Syphilology" has been revised and brought up to date.
Indeed, the use of dioxan is described. The chapter on dermatologic therapy has been enlarged. Modern vehicles developed for the preparation of remedies for local use are discussed. Vitamins, penicillin, the sulfanomides, pigmentary dermatoses, trophic and deficiency diseases and a new chapter on lepra are noteworthy additions.
This volume is profusely illustrated throughout with 484 in-text figs (mostly b/w photographic reproductions) and 32 full-page color plates.
Some rubbing along edges and corners. Page 441/442 disbound but present. Binding in overall good-, interior in very good condition. g- to vg. Item #42355