Lot 18: Graphic color plates of cutaneous diseases from 1817

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Lot 18

Author: Bateman, Thomas. Title: Delineations of Cutaneous Diseases: Exhibiting the Characteristic Appearances of the Principal Genera and Species Comprised in the Classification of the Late Dr. Willan and Completing the Series of Engravings Begun by that Author. Place Published: London. Publisher: Longman, Hurst, et al. Date Published: 1817. Description: viii, ii, [2] pp. + 72 colored engraved plates, each with leaf of printed text and protective tissue interleaf. (4to) 27.5x21.5 (11x8½"), later calf-backed marbled boards, later endpapers. First atlas of cutaneous diseases from Willan with additions of newer dermatological diseases by Bateman. The plates appear to be partially printed in color and finished by hand. This copy with a second copy of the descriptive text for Plate 6 bound in at Plate 3 and the correct text leaf for Plate 3 lacking. Garrison Morton 3988; Wellcome II, p.144. Condition: Light wear to binding; light foxing within; very good.

Estimate: $1200-1800

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