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Heister, Lorenz
Heister: Surgery Wound = Artzney 1752 38 Kupfertafeln
Nuremberg, Bey Johann Adam Stone and Gabriel Nicolaus Raspe, 1752. Item details Surgery, in which everything that belongs to Wund = Artzney, according to the newest and best way, thoroughly dealt with and in eight and thirty Kupffer panels the newly invented and most useful instruments, as well as the most convenient handles of the surgical operations and bandages are clearly presented . New much increased and improved edition. [and] The Other Part of Surgery from Surgical Operations. Heister, Lorenz: Nuremberg, Bey Johann Adam Stein and Gabriel Nicolaus Raspe, 1752. Engraved frontispiece, title page in red and black, (12), 378 (recte 376) p. + (4), p. 379-1078, (24) pages and 38 folded copper plates. 21 x 17.5 cm. Leather strap of the time with gilding on the back (cover slightly rubbed, corners bumped, small missing parts in the cover of the back cover). Language: German Order number: 139892 Remarks: * Hirsch / H. III, 141. Blake 203. Morton / Norman 5576. - First work published in 1718 by the famous surgeon Lorenz Heister (1683-1758), who is considered the founder of scientific surgery in Germany. It was the first surgical textbook written in German with the best domestic and foreign sources and the anatomical foundation in the German-speaking world. (ADB XI, 672 ff.). - Appeared in numerous editions until the end of the 18th Century. - "In his famous major surgical works, he summarized everything that had previously been gained in this area and actually made it the property of science" (Hirsch / H.). - The boards with surgical instruments, bandages and, among other thin … [Click Below for Full Description]
Bookseller: Antiquariat Braun (bbraun_de) [Gengenbach, Germany]
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