Lot 101 of 253:
A Clinical Atlas of Venereal and Skin Diseases  

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Lot closed - Sold For:$420
Estimate:
$700 - $1,000

Title:
A Clinical Atlas of Venereal and Skin Diseases including Diagnosis, Prognosis & Treatment
Author:
Taylor, Robert W.
Place:
Philadelphia
Publisher:
Lea Brothers & Co.
Date:
1889
Description:

xxiv, 19-427 pp. With 58 chromolithograph plates. (Folio) 45x34 cm (17¾x14½") period half leather and cloth. First Edition. 

Excruciatingly detailed plates showing the horrors of venereal and skin diseases. :This magnificent atlas was the major work of Taylor, a prominent dermatologist and professor of genitourinary and venereal diseases at the College of Physicians and Surgeons of New York. The starkly realistic colored plates, together with a lucid text, mark the work as one of the finest atlases of its kind." Heirs of Hippocrates 2043.

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Condition:
Corners worn, front joint starting, minor staining to a few plates; very good.
 
Item number:
285701
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