Publisher Information: Paris: Bailliere, 1877. Bernard, Claude (1813-78). Lecons sur le diabete et la glycogenese animale. 8vo. viii, 576pp., plus 18ff. publisher's ads. Text illustrations. Paris: Bailliere, 1877. 225 x 140 mm. (uncut). Original printed wrappers, back wrapper lacking, spine and front wrapper chipped, spine split, stitching loose. Edges a bit frayed & dust-soiled. Book Id: 38866
First Edition. Garrison-Morton 3942: "Bernard showed that in diabetes there is primarily glycemia followed by glycosuria." He was the first to show that one of the primary signs of diabetes is an excess of sugar in the blood and usually in the urine.