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Archives Generales de Medecine 1825

Archives Generales de Medecine, one volume, 1825

Archives Generales de Medecine; journal publie par un societe de medecins. Annee. -- tome Vii. Janvier 1825. 

Octavo in brown leather quarter calf with brown marbled paper over boards. Paper losses near bottom of front board. Five raised bands and gold text on spine. Hinges strong. Marbled end papers. One folding plate at rear. Prior owner’s signature on verso of half title. A clean, bright, and tight copy. 

Topics include a medico-legal discussion on poisons by none other than the immortal M. Orfila, comparative anatomy of the nervous system, as well as staphyloraphy (repair of cleft palate) by Roux (see G-M 5741) on pages 516-538.