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BOSQUILLON Édouard-François-Marie (1744-1814) -- Catalogue des livres rares et précieux de feu M. Bosquillon, médecin de l'Hotel-Dieu, professeur au Collège de France. Commissaires-Priseurs: P.L. Vincent. Paris: Labitte, Imprimerie de Crapellet, 9 October [title misprinted November] 1815.
8o (201 x 123 mm). Contemporary quarter calf and boards, green vellum corners. Provenance: Dept. de la Seine (ink stamp on last leaf and in a few other places).
PRICED in a contemporary hand. The 5,477 lots in this sale include approximately 2900 lots of medical literature. Bosquillon was a surgeon and additionally a professor of Greek, know for his translation of classical medical texts. See Hirsch, Biogr. Lex. der Aerzte, 1962; North 562.
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