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Travail original. Perte du nez et des yeux - DELALAIN (Charles) - 1882. 
Bar-le-Duc, Philipona,  Large 8vo of (2), 9 and (1) pages ; modern cardboard. The Delalain's mask for plastic surgery and odontology after war injury. Extremely rare offprint extracted from the review "Odontologie" in July 1882. We find no copy in worldcat. This small paper is publication of speech read before the Académie des Sciences on September 24, 1874. Delalain, a surgeon-dentist, presents his mask in silver with glass eyes and denture in vulcanite which allows to supply the lost of a part of the face in the case of war injury. The 10-pages publication contains 5 engraving which explain the composition and the way to use this surgical mask. A rarity.
[Bookseller: Le Zograscope]
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