Title: Physiology. French Medical Manuscript Coursebook, 18th Century
Condition: Very Good
An undated 18th century medical manuscript coursebook, written in French, on the subject of physiology. From secretions, , fetuses, menstruation, bile, respiration, and much more, this manuscript coursebook encompasses a variety of subjects, posing several questions throughout as well.
There is a wood engraved illustration of the Crucifixion at the beginning, and a signature to the margin of the first sheet entitled “Turgot de Montinon”.
The first four pages appear to be lacking, including the title page.
One finely bound manuscript in octavo, 5-301 pages
This manuscript is in very good shape, with minor rubbing and wear to the binding. There is light, scattered foxing and staining to several pages.