London: J. & A. Churchill, 1877. First edition. 8vo. Wilks's paper is on pp. 7-55. Entire volume: xix, 527 pp. Plates. Contemporary half calf, marbled boards. Provenance: Newberry Library, duplicate (bookplate). Spine reinforced with tape / From the Collection of Allan B. Kirsner, M.D. Item #402023
"The case of 'bulbar paralysis' (pp. 45-55) is believed to be the first definite record of myasthenia gravis" (G-M-N). This volume also includes Wilks's "Historical Notes on Bright's Disease, Addison's Disease, and Hodgkin's Disease" (pp. -274). Garrison-Morton-Norman 4745.
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