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Albrecht von HALLER

Medicine, Medicine/Blood circulation. HALLER. Deux Memoires sur le mouvement du Sang.

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Albrecht von HALLER
Medicine, Medicine/Blood circulation. HALLER. Deux Memoires sur le mouvement du Sang.
 

HALLER, Albrecht von. Deux Memoires sur le mouvement du Sang, et sur les effets de la Saignee, fondes sur des experiences faites sur les Animaux.  Lausanne, Bousquet, 1756. 

Small 8vo, mm. 160x100, pp. (2), VIII, 343, (1) with nice frontispiece engraved by Joubert. Contemporary full leather binding, gilt titles and ornaments on the spine. Good copy.

Condition Report

French version, edited by Tissot, of these important memories on blood circulation, venous and arterial, here for the first time published together, written respectively in 1754 and 1756 and previously included only in collections of academic writings. At the end of the second memory the effects of phlebotomy on frogs are analyzed. Baron A. von Haller (1708-77), an illustrious doctor and writer, with his numerous scientific writings gave important contributions to the study of human and animal anatomy and physiology. The lot is offered with a valid export license.

Bibliography

Cole Library, n. 1410; Wellcome,III/p. 199.  


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