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BELL, Sir Charles.
The Hand. Its Mechanism and Vital Endowments as Evincing Design.

pp. xvi, 314. Numerous text wood engravings by Bell and an 8pp. Catalogue bound in at the front [dated July 1833]. Original blue glazed cloth, new spine and label, occasional foxing, ex-libris Anatomy School, Cambridge with usual marks of provenance, a good copy.

*A classic in comparative anatomy and a foundation work in bio-mechanics, published as the fourth Bridgewater Treatise. See HEIRS OF HIPPOCRATES #788; GARRISON-MORTON #411.1

William Pickering. London.

Date Published: 1833. Second edition.

Stock No. 52566

Price: 220.00