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Title: Korte en Klaare Beschryving der Beenderen, Spieren, en Bloetvaten van 't Menschen Lighaam, in drie deelen... Met Plaaten. Tweede druk.
Description: Rotterdam, By Hendrik van Pelt en Adrianus Douci, p-zoon, Boekverkoopers, 1745. Large 8vo. 3 parts in 1 vol. W. engr. title and 8 fold. pls. (4 in vol. I, 4 in vol. II). Contemp. half roan over marbled brds. (covers and spine scratched.). (XXIV, II (half title), 277, I (blank), LXVIII, II ('binder's instruction, verso blank); VI, 268, XX (XIX and XX Errata and binder's instruction) pp.). (Occasional watersp.; specif. at prelims., pp. 40 - 70, 198 - 260; part II in quires X and quire Y up to leaf 6). (Large paper copy.). (Libr. st. on upper free endp.). (Lower inner blank margin up to p. 180 a clear (binder's) cut of 1 cm each way.). DMB, c. 2060: Born Gorinchem c 1682, died Rotterdam 1763. 'After his graduation he settled in practice in Rotterdam (Lombardstraat). In 1708 he was appointed lector on anatomy and surgery there as the successor of Phillips Maxim Helvetius. After having performed more than a hundred dissections of human corpses, he published a Dutch textbook of anatomy: 'Korte en Klaare Beschryving...' [1732 and 1745]. ... in difficult obstetrical cases Vink used to seek the advice and assistance of Hendrik van Deventer from the Hague.': BMN vol. I, p. 88: Waller, 9990: Not in Osler, Pybus, Blake, Cat. NtvG.: Good copy of this decidedly uncommon textbook on bones, muscles and the bloodstream. Very nice folding anatomical engravings (some w. watersp.).

Keywords: medicine joints blood

Price: EUR 750.00 = appr. US$ 815.14 Seller: Antiquariaat B.M.Israel B.V.
- Book number: 5159