Anatomische Abbildungen. J. Th A. Feigel.

Anatomische Abbildungen.

Publisher Information: Wurzburg: 1860.

Feigel, Johann Theodor Anton (1804-48). Anatomische Abbildungen oder Erlauterungstafeln zu dem Handbuche der Anatomie. Atlas only; lacking accompanying text. Folio. Elaborate lithographed title, 55 full-page lithographed plates numbered I-LV, 9 folding or double-page plates numbered I-IX, after drawings by the author, many hand-colored. (64 plates in all). [Wurzburg: n.p., 1837?] 490 x 347 mm. Modern dark blue morocco-backed boards. Minor soiling and foxing, but a very good, sound copy. Ownership signature on title.

First Edition of the atlas to Feigel's Vollstandiges Handbuch der Anatomie (1837), with handsome large lithographed plates after the author's drawings; the veins and arteries are hand-colored in blue and red. Feigel, a professor at the University of Wurzburg, was a highly talented artist who illustrated all three of the medical works he published during his short life.

Book Id: 35149

Price: $1,500.00

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