Journal De Medecine, Chirurgie, Pharmacie, &c. Dedie a Son Altesse Royale Monsieur, Frere Du Roi. Juillet 177. Tome XLVIII (with) Aout, Septembre, Octobre, Novembre, Decembre
(Journal De Medecine)

Paris: Chez La V. Thiboust, Imprimeur, Place De Cambrai, 1777. 576 pages; French text throughout; including one folding plate of a group of medical instruments; a compilation of eighteenth century French medical & scientific findings, letters, meteorological observations (with tables), book reviews and letters regarding scientific research and information of the time; with an index at back covering the six months of these issues; contributions by Venel, Guenet, Pia, Harmant, Lieutaud, G. R. Lefebure, Ravaton, Stephano Grossin Duhaume, Durand, Canvanne, Hamart de la Chapelle, Parmentier, Huet de la Martiniere, Louis Flav. Muller, Afzelio Arwidsson, Bernard Palissy, Laborde, Mollerat de Souhey, Pirri, Lecomte, Bouteille & Vieusseux on inoculation, Latour on tetanus, Morin, Baudry, Van Swieten & Brillouet, Pique on inflammation, Lamarque's "Description d'un nouvel instrument pour l'operation de la taille..." (illustrated by the plate that is mentioned above), many more; a few nice chapter and tail-piece ornaments; with the engraved armorial bookplate, text in Latin, on the front endpaper of "M. Hyacinthi Thoedori Baron Antiqui Facultatis Medicinae Parisiensis Decani, nec non Castrorum Regis et Exercrituum Proto medici", motto of Mihi Res, Non Me Rebus; one section & the plate printed on light blue paper; original full polished acid-etched full leather binding; flat spine gilt ruled & decorated with small flowers and leafy sprays; with brown leather title-pieces, gilt lettered; marbled endpapers; all edges tinted red; some edge, tips wear to the boards, front board spine leather splitting, block solidly sewn & firm; spine ends chipped; contents very fresh and clean, interesting late eighteenth century medical and scientific history. Good (Item ID: 18261)


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