Anon. - A new medical dictionary - 1806

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Anon. - A new medical dictionary - 1806
Biology, History, Illustrated, Medicine, Science (general), Technology - Quantity: 1 - Book

Anon. - A new medical dictionary - J. Johnson, St. Paul's Church Yard - Hardback - 1806 - 400 pages - 28 cm x 22 cm.

This book is in good condition - Firm bindings - Clean bright contents - This book covers from ABA to CER in alphabetical order, various topics within the field of medicine - Some of these topics include the descriptions of medical instruments, human and animal anatomy, human diseases and their ailments, the field of chemistry, natural history, ornithology, fractures, food and drink, restoratives, emollients, medicinal plants, different species of tree, - From pages 47 - 54 there is a continuous table that illustrates various chemical facts of importance, regarding chemical interactions of various substances in water, and in fire - At the rear of the book are 14 full-page illustrations highlighting both the human skeleton, as well as different parts of the human anatomy - The skeleton illustrations are accompanied for each of the views (front, back and side), with the regions of the human anatomy each being accompanied with fold-out tables highlighting different areas of the anatomical illustration - A rare collector's item.

14 full-page illustrations :
- Front view of the skeleton
- Back view of the skeleton
- Map & c. of skeleton front view
- Map & c. of skeleton back view
- Map & c. of skeleton side view
- Side view of the skeleton
- Map & c. of the arteries on the front view
- Arteries and principal muscles on the front view
- Map & c. of the arteries on the back part
- Arteries and principal muscles on the back part
- Anterior arteries of the breast
- Mesenteric arteries
- Views of the internal parts of the ear
- An extraordinary thoracic duct

Lot details
Object
Book
Number of Books
1
Subject
Biology, History, Illustrated, Medicine, Science (general), Technology
Author/ Illustrator
Anon.
Book Title
A new medical dictionary
Condition
Good
Publication year oldest item
1806
Edition
1st Edition Thus
Language
English
Original language
Yes
Publisher
J. Jonhson, St Paul's Church Yard
Binding/ Material
Hardback
Number of pages
400
Dimensions
28×22 cm
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