Institutiones chirurgicae. In quibus quidquid ad rem chirurgicam pertinet, optima et novissima ratione pertractatur.

Heister, Lorenz

Published by Janssonio Waesbergio, Amsterdam, 1750
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Period catspaw calf, gilt-stamped lettering in red and black leather spine labels, gilt-stamped lettering in spine compartments (5 raised bands); 3 parts bound in 2 volumes, 4to (248x189mm); pp. viii, 599, plus frontis., title-page printed in red and black, 18 folding plates; [600]-1187, [52] (index), plus 21 folding plates; collates complete. Spines a bit dry, with small chips at tips; boards scuffed, with some gouges. Worming in the bottom margin throughout, occasionally grazing text and images, tho they remain mostly unscathed; restoration to verso of frontispiece. Stamp of Bibliotheca Gonzaleana, Les Mariodes. Perhaps the best known work of Lorenz Heister -- a German anatomist, surgeon and botanist born in Frankfurt am Main -- this was used as a standard text on surgery as late as 1838. Bookseller Inventory # D12986


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Title: Institutiones chirurgicae. In quibus ...

Publisher: Janssonio Waesbergio, Amsterdam

Publication Date: 1750

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good+

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