The Principles of Physiology; and a Dissertation on the Function of the Nervous System, by George Prochaska.

London: Sydenham, 1851.

Translated and Edited by Thomas Laycock. xii, xvi, 463pp. Thick 8vo, original gilt and blind-stamped green cloth (spine repaired, cloth lightly soiled). London: Sydenham Society, 1851. First Edition in English.

"Unzer was probably the first to employ the work `reflex' in connection with sensory-motor reactions" GM 1357. "Prochaska introduced the idea of a `sensorium commune' in the central nervous system, a consistent and comprehensive theory of reflex action." GM 1386.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good
Edition: First
Language: English

Price: $250.00

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