Lot 210 of 515:
Yaggy's Anatomy with chromo overlays  

Click image to enlarge
Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$300
$500 - $800

Yaggy's Anatomical Study; presenting the skeleton, muscles, arteries, veins and nerves, also four life-size manikins of the body, the head, the eye and the ear with additional manikins of arm and leg...

Yaggy, [Levi]


Western Publishing House



Title-page mounted on board; eight chromolithograph plates; with chromolithograph "manikins" mounted to the inside covers and the verso of title-page board. These manikins are chromolithograph fold-out sections and multiple overlays to represent the anatomical layers. They depict a life-size human torso, eye, ear, and head and a smaller leg and arm. There are also separate indexed plates of the skeleton; nerves, veins and muscles; nervous system; blood circulation; skin; female torso; and foetal organization. (Folio) 72x42 cm (28½x16½", original cloth-covered boards.

Innovative 19th century anatomical moveable. The large format and flip-chart aspect would make this useful for a large lecture hall or perhaps to a travelling medico in front of a crowd.

Due to the size and/or weight of this lot extra shipping and/or handling charges may apply.

Lot Amendments

Some rubbing to covers, wear at the folds; overall very good.

Item number:
Shipping info:

We have a full service shipping department to ensure proper packing and safe delivery of purchases at reasonable cost. We are specialists at packing and shipping books and works on paper.   All lots purchased by the same client are combined for shipping in order to keep the cost as economical as possible.  Our preferred method for domestic shipments is UPS Ground but we can also ship via FedEx or USPS Priority Mail. We do NOT ship USPS Media Mail under any circumstances.For international orders we select the most appropriate carrier depending on the value and weight of the items purchased.  We are happy to accommodate special arrangements by request.

Invoices are sent out the day following the auction and include a minimum $10 handling fee plus actual shipping and insurance charges.

Shipping estimates can be obtained  by contacting [email protected] prior to the auction.


Terms and conditions


All accepted bids are contracts and are considered final and non withdrawable.


A buyer's premium of 20% will be applied to all purchases.


The person posting the bids online has to be the person who has registered for the auction.