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    Sale 5141

    Fine Printed Books & Manuscripts

    12 November 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 74

    COWPER, William (1666-1709). The Anatomy of Humane Bodies. Leiden: for J.A. Langerak, 1737. 2° (505 x 368mm). Additional engraved title and 113 (of 114) plates, 2 folding (lacks plate 30, plate 10 very defective at foot, engraved title soiled at fore-margin, some staining and discolouration). Contemporary calf (worn, covers detached). Provenance: Library of the Medical and Chirurgical Faculty of Maryland, presented by Dr Ralph Winslow (blue library stamp on verso of plates). Wellcome II, p.401.

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    COWPER, William (1666-1709). The Anatomy of Humane Bodies. Leiden: for J.A. Langerak, 1737. 2° (505 x 368mm). Additional engraved title and 113 (of 114) plates, 2 folding (lacks plate 30, plate 10 very defective at foot, engraved title soiled at fore-margin, some staining and discolouration). Contemporary calf (worn, covers detached). Provenance: Library of the Medical and Chirurgical Faculty of Maryland, presented by Dr Ralph Winslow (blue library stamp on verso of plates). Wellcome II, p.401.


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