The anatomy, physiology and pathology of the human teeth; with the most approved methods of treatment; including operations, and the method of making and setting artificial teeth. With thirty plates. by Paul B. Goddard, M.D..., aided in the practical part by Joseph E. Parker, dentist. Philadelphia: Carey & Hart, 1844.
Probably the first comprehensive and comprehensively illustrated general treatise on dentistry published in the United States.
It is prefaced with a rather comprehensive historical summary.
Digital facsimile from Google Books at this link.
Subjects: DENTISTRY › Dental Anatomy & Physiology, DENTISTRY › History of Dentistry, DENTISTRY › Prosthodontics