This work is a trustworthy epitome of the year's progress in all branches of practical medicine. The aim of this book is to furnish a readable digest of the therapeutics of the year for the use of practitioners. Considering the compass into which it is compressed, it must be conceded that the editors have fairly succeeded in the work assigned them.
The list of contributors comprises Francis D. Boyd, Patrick Manson, Dudley W. Buxton, Malcolm Morris, Albert Carless, Edmond Owen, Alfred Cooper, Sydney Philips, George P. Field, Henry Power, Archibald E. Garrod, E. S. Reynolds, G. A. Gibson, Wm. Ross, M. Handield Jones, Gustav Schorstein, Reginald Harrison, Sinclair Thompson, Herbert P. Hawkins, Nestor Tirard, G. Ernest Hartman, W. J. Walsham, J. Ernest Lane, E. F. Willoughby, P. Luff and Dawson Williams.