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MARCHETTI, Pietro de. (circa 1589-1673). Observationum medico-chirurgicarum rariorum sylloge. Padua: Matteo de Cadorini, 1664.
8o (162 x 105 mm). Engraved title and engraved portrait (lacks engraved plate, minor marginal worming.) Modern vellum.
FIRST EDITION. Marchetti's book contains numerous observations in surgery, including surgery on the brain, and other organs. Garrison-Morton 5572; NLM/Krivatsy 7417; Waller 6242; Norman 1436.
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