Paris: Bailliere, 1824. First Edition. hardcover. Redige par J. Bouillaud. 6 folding anatomical lithographic plates. 464pp., thick 8vo, calf-backed boards, back gilt; (corners bumped, plates lightly foxed). Paris: J.B. Bailliere, 1824. First Edition. Very good. very good.
Bertin's outstanding work on the pathological anatomy of the heart, which describes several cases of mitral stenosis and gives admirable accounts of symptoms and autopsies. The work represents an important and instructive phase in the development of physical diagnosis. Hirsch I, 505. Wellcome II, 155. Not in Osler, Cushing and Waller collections.