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Series: Cours de Medecine du College de France. 8vo. vii, 536 pp. 7 text figs. Modern quarter black morocco over marbled boards, raised bands gilt-stamped spine title, original paper wrappers bound in. Bookplate of Andras Gedeon. Fine. FIRST EDITION. "This monograph is a landmark in the history of the development of anesthesia, for Bernard did some basic work on the physiological effects of anesthetic drugs, pointed out the dangers of such drugs, and advocated the use of pre-anesthetic depressants such as morphine." [Heirs of Hippocrates]. "As early as 1864 Bernard discovered that chloroform anesthesia could be prolonged and intensified by the injection of morphine." [Garrison & Morton]. References: Duncum, The Development of Inhalation Anaesthesia, with Special Reference to the Years 1846-1900, pp. 379-80; Fulton & Stanton VIII, 2; Garrison & Morton 5673; Gedeon, Science and technology in medicine, #47.8 (pp. 249-50); Heirs of Hippocrates 1798; Norman 208; Waller 959. First Edition.
Title: Lecons sur les anesthesiques et sur l'asphyxie.
Publisher: Paris:, J.-B. Bailliere et fils, 1875.: 1875
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Seller ID: M10674