Philadelphia: Blanchard and Lea, 1860. First American Edition, First Printing. Octavo. 16 x 24 cm. xvi; 440 pp. + 32 pp. advertisements. Illustrated with reproductions of 100 wood engravings. Near fine in original blind-stamped brown cloth lettered in gilt on the spine, endpapers mildly foxed and boards slightly cocked. Item #25920
Garrison-Morton 3373: "The foundation of aural pathology." Toynbee was a pioneering otolgist who died while experimenting with chloroform and hydrogen cyanide as a remedy for tinnitus.