Herholdt, J. D.; Rafn, C. G.
Title An Attempt at an Historical Survey of Life-Saving Measures for Drowning Persons and Information of the Best Means by Which They Can Again Be Brought Back to Life
Book Condition Good.
Seller ID 0403K762606
Hardcover. Small, slim hardcover 1960 printed in Denmark by Aarhuus Stiftsbogtrykkerie. No dustjacket. A reprint of the 1796 first edition, originally published by H. Tikiob's, Bookseller, Copenhagen. New Foreword (with References) by Henning Poulsen. Previous owner's name written on first blank page. Small coffee-color stains to cover. Back corner bumped. Text very clean; no marks; pages bright; binding tight. Overall average wear. 88 pages; fold-out illustration of apparatus. Language: English (translated from the Danish?). Keywords: rescue breathing, accident, alveolar ventilation, Biblical Method, direct mouth-to-mouth resuscitation, insufflation, mouth-to-nose, inflation, lungs, apneic, apnoeic, rescuer, expired air, asphyxiation, asphyxiated, artificial respiration, drowning, drown, drowned, pulmonary, manual, intubation, oxygen, anaesthesiologist, anaesthesiology, anesthesiologist, anesthesiology, Scandinavia, Scandinavian, medical science, medicine, history, research, antique, equipment, 18th, eighteenth, century. No ISBN.