SLOAN, W. B.
The Complete Farrier, or Horse Doctor: also the Complete Cattle Doctor ... Fourth Edition, enlarged and improved
Chicago: W. B. Sloan [Buffalo: Jewett, Thomas & Co.], 1851. 8vo. 160pp. Woodcut frontispiece view of Sloan's Books and Medicine depot. Cattle Doctor with separate title but continuous pagination.
Publisher's roan-backed lettered boards.
Scarce early edition, by the patent medical king of Chicago.
Includes many reviews of his ointments in the rear. An important early American veterinary guide and an unusual imprint.
Byrd 1432n; Henderson, pp. 222-223.