The Life and Times of Gaspare Tagliacozzi, Surgeon of Bologna, 1545-1599.

Birmingham: Classics of Medicine, 1989.

many illus., including 12 reproductions from the De Curatorum Chirurgia. 583pp. 8vo, ornately gilt full black leather, a.e.g. (Birmingham: Privately Printed for the Classics of Medicine, 1989). Page edges foxed, else near fine.

Biography of the surgeon who developed a method of grafting flesh from one part of a body to repair an injury of another part. GM 5734 note.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good(+)
Language: English

Price: $95.00

Item #304999