Memoire sur l'Influence du Systeme Nerveux sur la Chaleur Animale, Presente a l'Academie des Sciences dans sa seance du 15 mai, 1820.
Place Published: Paris
Publisher: Didot Jeune
Date Published: 1820
Description: 49 pages, scattered foxing, 4to, modern boards (spine chipped). Paris, 1820. First Edition. Very good.
Comments: Author's presentation copy of an interesting study of the influence of the nervous system on animal heat. Chossat, described on the title as a member of the society of naturalists at Geneva, describes some 28 experiments, giving comparative data of his observations of local temperature, animal heat, respiration rate and pulse. In a prefatory note he cites the work of Brodie, Crawford and Le Gallois.Signed: Y
Edition: First Edition
Condition: very good
Book ID: 47651