[Philadelphia, PA: J.B. Lippincott & Co., nd] [ca.1856]. Single sheet, folded, printed on grey paper. 23 cm. 3,  pp. Old fold lines, a bit of spotting, else very good. The editors of the publication The North American Medico-Chirurgical Review, issue "on the first day of every alternate month a Medical Periodical of one hundred and sixty pages, to which they take especial pleasure in calling the attention of the Profession in all parts of the country." The format of this national medical journal, "which shall reflect the existing state of medical science in the United States" was to include four parts: I. Analytical and Critical Reviews; II. Original Communications; III. Bi-Monthly Periscope; IV. Editors' Table. Subscription terms were $4 per annum, payable in advance, or $5 at the end of the year. Signed in type by J.B. Lippincott & Co., Publishers, No. 20 North Fourth Street, Philadelphia. The 4th page prints a list of new and standard medical books available from the publishers. Item #65549
The North American Medico-Chirurgical Review was published from Jan. 1857 to Nov. 1861. No listings found on OCLC for this prospectus.