Bryan, James, M. D. A Short History of Medicine, from the Earliest Periods, up to the Revival of Literature; An Introductory Lecture, Delivered March 28th, 1850, in the Philadelphia College of Medicine. Philadelphia: Published by the Class, 1850. 1st .
Removed, no wrapper, 5 1/2 x 8 1/2, 29 pp., good condition. Ink name stamp of an historical society on the first page of text. Good. Pamphlet. 
"As medicine may with great propriety be denominated a system of both empirical and philosophical doctrines, its history must be necessarily valuable to the enquiring student."