Boston: Crosby, Nichols and Company, 1854. First Edition. Hardcover. Item #22067
256pp. Brown cloth stamped in blind on the front, rear and spine, and lettered in gold on the spine. Engraved frontispiece. Foxing to pages, light wear to extremities. A very good copy. Dr. Wilmarth was the president of the American Hygienic Hydropathic Association of Physicians and Surgeons. The wreck at Norwalk Bridge was at the time (1853) the gravest railroad accident in American history. ; Octavo.