Traite de Chimie Anatomique et Physiologique, Normale et Pathologique. Atlas Only.
Place Published: Paris
Publisher: J.-B. Bailliere
Date Published: 1853
Description: Atlas only: comprising 45 finely detailed engraved plates, some in color, by Robin and Lackerbauer. Small 4to. Original boards, quite worn; pages foxed. Paris: Chez J.-B. Bailliere, 1853. A good copy.
Comments: Despite its useful information on the study of chemical compounds in organisms, Gillespie claims this work "showed that research oriented in this direction led at that time to a dead end and that... the superiority of a morphological approach was undeniable."-- Dictionary of Scientific Biography, 491-2.Edition: First
Book ID: 9641