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Author: CAMPER, P. Title: Demonstrationum anatomica-pathologicarum liber primus, continens brachii humani fabricam et morbos: (Liber II), continens pelvis humanae fabricam et morbos.
Description: J. Schreuder et P. Mortier, 1760. - 1762. 2 vols. in 1, large fol. w. 8 engr. pls. Contemp. hlf.clf.(rubb., bottom of spine dam.) (VI, 22; II; VI (2 blank), 22, II pp.). DMB, 102 Bayle & Thill. II., p. 465/6: Hirsch Vol. I pp. 813/5: Blake p. 76: Wellcome V. II, p. 293: Waller p. 1723 (vol. II only): Not in Cole: Choulant Frank p. 285: 'This is Camper's larger work and is particularly valuable... All the representations were drawn by Camper himself and were engraved by J. van der Schley (1751-1779) (See: Thieme-Becker Vol. xxx, p.108) The representations are nearly life-size and were designed for the practical use of surgeons. A third book had been planned..., but was never published':
Keywords: Anatomy pathology comparative anatomy medicine illustrated books
Price: EUR 1250.00 = appr. US$ 1358.56 Seller: Antiquariaat B.M.Israel B.V.
- Book number: 1563