Book Id: 51549 Exercitatio anatomia de motu cordis et sanguinis in animalibus. 2 vols. in 1. William Harvey.
Exercitatio anatomia de motu cordis et sanguinis in animalibus. 2 vols. in 1
Exercitatio anatomia de motu cordis et sanguinis in animalibus. 2 vols. in 1
Exercitatio anatomia de motu cordis et sanguinis in animalibus. 2 vols. in 1

Exercitatio anatomia de motu cordis et sanguinis in animalibus. 2 vols. in 1

Publisher Information: Leiden: Johann van Kerckheim, 1737.

Harvey, William (1578-1657). Exercitatio anatomica de motu cordis et sanguinis in animalibus . . . cui accedunt exercitationes duae anatomicae de circulatione sanguinis . . . [Part 2 title: Exercitationes de generatione animalium . . . ]. Edited by Bernhard Siegfried Albinus (1697-1770). 2 parts in 1, 4to. [14], 167, [1]; [24], 404, [38]pp. Part 1 lacking blanks **4 and Y2, leaf *2 misbound after *3; part 2 lacking blank Kkk2. Folding engraved plate in part 1; title vignettes. Leiden: Johann van Kerckhem, 1737. 200 x 155 mm. 19th century half sheep, gilt spine, marbled boards, hinges and extremities worn, light edgewear. Inner margins of first four leaves repaired, occasional light marginal dampstaining but very good. 19th-century owner’s name on title and following leaf.

First Collected Edition of Harvey’s major works. “Harvey’s chief works in Latin have only twice been printed in a collected form, first by van Kerckhem at Leiden in 1737, and secondly by Bowyer for the Royal College of Physicians in 1766 . . . The volume published by the Sydenham Society in 1847 contains the only collected edition of Harvey’s works in English” (Keynes, p. 100). Keynes, Bibliography of the Writings of Dr. William Harvey 1578-1657 (3rd ed.), 46.

Book Id: 51549

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