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Comparative Anatomy

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1 BELL, Sir Charles (1774-1842) & Jeffries WYMAN (1814-1874). Animal mechanics.
Cambridge: The Riverside Press, 1902. 1902 
221 x 151 mm. 8vo. xi, 135 pp. Frontis., port., 33 figs., list of Jeffries Wyman’s papers. Quarter blue cloth, pictorial boards, gilt spine; cloth freckled, lightly rubbed. Ownership signature of Charles A. Carton. Very good. SCARCE. REPRINT. Selections from the writings of Sir Charles Bell and Dr. Jeffries Wyman on the bones, joints, tendons, spine, muscles, and more. Memorable examples of careful observation, sound reasoning, and clear description. Osler 1996. 
Price: 100.00 USD
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2 HUXLEY, Thomas Henry (1825-1895). A manual of the anatomy of invertebrated animals.
New York: D. Appleton, 1888. 1888 
203 x 132 mm. 8vo. 596, [ads 4] pp. 158 figs., index. Blind- and black-stamped brick red cloth, gilt spine; spine ends frayed. Very good. 
Price: 45.00 USD
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3 PETREN, Ture. Die Venen der Gallenblase und der Extrahepatischen Gallenwege beim Menschen und bei den Wirbeltieren: Eine Vergleichend-Anatomische Untersuchung.
Stockholm: Iduns Tryckeri Aktiebolag, 1933. 1933 Signed
Series: Aus der Anatomischen Abteilung des Karolinischen Instituts, Stockholm. 8vo. 127, [1] pp. 56 figs. (some with color). Printed wrappers; bottom spine end chipped. Very good. Inscribed by ?the author? on upper cover. Arne Sollberger wrote an obituary for Petren in the journal, Biological Rhythm Research, Vol. 7, No. 3, 1976, p. 171. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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4 WIEDERSHEIM, Robert. Manuel d’Anatomie Comparee des Vertebres. Traduit sur la deuxieme edition allemande par G. Moquin-Tandon.
Paris: C. Reinwald, 1890. 1890 
8vo. xvi, 387pp. 302 illustrations, index. White parchment-backed marbled paper over boards; edges worn, otherwise very good. FIRST FRENCH EDITION. The first edition was published in Jena in 1883, is considered a classic on comparative anatomy. See: Garrison and Morton, 343. First Edition. 
Price: 60.00 USD
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