Surgical Anatomy by MacLise 1st American Edition 1851
Stock Number: 35-4140
Surgical Anatomy byJoseph MacLise, Fellow of the Royal College of Surgeons. This is the first American Edition, Blanchard and Lea, Philadelphia, 1851, with 68 lithographic plates, partially coloured. An important work in anatomy, he book is complete, and the artistic as well as technical quality of his work results in a seriesvery powerful images.
Bound in full calf, 38 x 29 cm. 156 pges + advertisements.
Condition: Good, noting splits to spine and hinges splitting, browning throughout, foxing particularly to first few pages and waterstains to last few pages,
15 inches x 11.25
Country of manufacture
UK and Ireland
The First American edition (1851) of Surgical Anatomy by MacLise 1851 with 68 plates
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