Publisher Information: London: C. Davis, 1753-54. (1) Crusio, Carlo [CURZIO] (c.1725- ). An account of an extraordinary disease of the skin and its cure. Extracted from the Italian of Carlo Crusio, with a letter of the Abbé Nollet to Mr. William Watson by Robert Watson, 579-87. G.-M. 4014.
(2) Sharp, Samuel. Description of a new method of opening the Cornea, in order to extract the crystalline Humour, 161-63. Whole volume, , 882, [9, index] pp., 34 pll. 175 x 220mm. No boards, otherwise a good copy. Book Id: 50199
The early history of schleroderma is confused with that of leprosy, ichthyosis, and keloid. Crusio also appears to be the first to differentiate it. Gintrac in 1874 coined the term "schleroderma." It is now included amonf the connective tissue diseases. Garrison-Morton.com No. 4014.