London: T. N. Longman and O. Rees [etc.], 1802. First Edition. Quarto, vii, 87 pages; VG-; bound in later paper boards, paper label to spine; some splitting to front hinge; bowing to boards; some consistent ink smudging and staining throughout, plates clean; one plate with marginalia, and some ink writing on one blank leaf.; with 12 aquatint plates as issued, 11 hand-colored; two additional color plates trimmed and pasted on to blank leaves; SK consignment; shelved case 3.
Shelved Dupont Bookstore
With two page TLS from Dr. Alfred R. Henderson, Regional Medical Officer of the Embassy of the United States, Beijing, China and Hong Kong. Also loose within in a business card. Dated October 24, 1993, he offers this book as a token of appreciation and spends most of the letter writing about the history of the book.;
"Probably Bell's most beautiful work on neuroanatomy and one of the most beautifully illustrated in the entire literature." [Heirs of Hippocrates];
Heirs of Hippocrates 1297; Norman 168; Cushing B264; Waller 860; Wellcome II, p. 135