Andreae Vesalij Bruxellensis, scholae medicorum Patauinae professoris De humani corporis fabrica libri septem.
|Author / Creator||
Vesalius, Andreas, 1514-1564, author.|
De humani corporis fabrica libri septem|
Basileae : Ex officina Ioannis Oporini, anno salutis reparatae MDLXIII mense Iunio [June 1543]|
, 659, that is, 663 pages,  pages : illustrations (woodcuts), portrait (woodcut) ; 49 cm (folio)|
Latin, Greek, Hebrew|
Human anatomy -- Early works to 1800.|
Woodcuts -- Switzerland -- Basel -- 1543.
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Copy 1: University of Chicago Library's copy has binding error: double plate to be paced between leaves p3 and p4 bound before leaf p3.|
Copy 2: University of Chicago Library's copy imperfect: lacking leaves m2 and m3 (leaf m3 included eight anatomical figures which were to be cut out and superimposed on the folded double leaf plate).
Copy 1: University of Chicago Library's copy forms part of the Dr. Morris Fishbein Collection.
Copy 2: University of Chicago Library's copy from the Stanton A. Friedberg, M.D. Rare Book Collection of Rush University Medical Center at the University of Chicago.
Discovery of this item made possible by a gift from Julie and Roger Baskes.
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Call Number: alc f QM21.V588 1543(Browse by Call Number)
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