Milano: Fratelli Treves, 1883. Small Quarto. Item #013538
Second edition. xx, 711p. one chromolithographic plate of the circulatory system of arteries and veins; 165 figures including 25 large engravings; 114 smaller figures; and 26 portraits of Dr. Lordat; Benjamin Franklin and many other historical personages. This work translated declares: "Know Yourself; Notions of physiology to youth and educated people," bound in three-quarter vellum over french marbled paper covered boards , spine gilt decorated with gilt lettering on red morocco label, green ribbon marker some rubbing and finger soiling. A very good copy.