With Sabre and Scalpel: The Autobiography of a Soldier and Surgeon. Illustrated. John Allan Wyeth.
With Sabre and Scalpel: The Autobiography of a Soldier and Surgeon. Illustrated.

With Sabre and Scalpel: The Autobiography of a Soldier and Surgeon. Illustrated.

New York: Harper & Brothers, 1914. First edition (with the correct K-O designation). 8vo. xix, (3), 534, (1) pp. Illustrated with plates, portraits, maps. Original red cloth, white and gilt-stamped decorated spine, soiled with wear. Inscription to "Dr. Clymer Stout Class of '83, USNA, from his classmate Thomas Birchman Smith....1914". NEVINS I, p. 183: "An exceptionally interesting and reliable memoir by a surgeon who served in the cavalry of Bedford Forrest." DORNBUSCH II, 214 (Wyeth served in the 4th Alabama Cavalry). After serving through the war, Wyeth attended medical school and became a prominent physician in New York, eventually serving as President of the American Medical Association in 1902. Item #64707

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