Quarto. XX, 106, 107-228, 229-387, pp. Original soft black morocco, with gold lettering on spines and front covers. All edges gilt. "Dermochromes" is a classic dermatology text-book written in 1913, by Jerome Kingsbury. From the preface: 'This Portfolio of Dermochromes contains 266 colored and 6 black and white illustrations. All of the colored plates are from Jacobi's "Atlas der Hautkrankheiten" and 217 of the figures appeared in the fourth American edition of this work, known here as the "Jacobi Dermochromes." The remaining 49 figures are from the fifth German edition of the Atlas and are now, by arrangement with the German publisher, presented for the first time in this country. The images are made using a wax moulaging, or modeling, technique.' Bindings rubbed along edges. Bindings in overall fair to good-, interior in good+ to very good, plates in very good condition. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Portfolio of Dermochromes. 3-vol. set (...
Publisher: Rebman Company
Publication Date: 1913
Book Condition: g+
Edition: First edition.
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