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FÖRSTER, August.
Die Missbildungen des Menschen Systematisch Dargestellt.

Nebst einem Atlas von 26 Tafeln mit Erläuterungen.

Description:
TEXT : pp. VIII, 171, (i); ATLAS: pp. (c). 26 lithographed plates with numerous figures. Original cloth-backed boards, title and succeeding leaf of the text volume browned, title to the Atlas also browned, margins of the plates browning and some heavy foxing of a few of the plates, one plate at some time loose and now a little nicked and creased at the fore-edge margin.

*COPAC records 10 copies in the UK; WORLDCAT records 6 copies. Nonetheless, very scarce in commerce, no copies sold at major auctions over the past 25 years. It predates FRIEDRICH AHLFELD's Missbildung [GMN #534.66] by 15 years.

Friedrich Mauke. Jena.

Date Published: 1865. 4to.

Stock No. 61785

Price: £1,800.00

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