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Music box in Journal de Medicine XII, ex-libris J.C.A. Recamier.
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Music box in Journal de Medicine XII, ex-libris J.C.A. Recamier.

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Publisher Information: Paris: 1760.

This is the only medical volume we have seen that was converted into a music box. The mechanism appears to be 19th century. The eighteenth century binding is rubbed. Very interesting provenance of the cancer specialist Recamier, with his booklabel on front pastedown. Winding key located at back of book; music plays when front cover is lifted.

Book Id: 22140

Price: $850.00

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