Osteographia, or the anatomy of the bones
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Osteographia, or the anatomy of the bones by William Cheselden

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Published by [s.n.] in London .
Written in English


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Statementby William Cheselden ...
The Physical Object
Pagination[56]p.,56 leaves,56 plates :
Number of Pages56
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Open LibraryOL16263078M

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OCLC Number: Notes: First 4 leaves are frontispiece, t.p., coat of arms, and dedication leaf, all engraved. The text portion consists of [41] p. of letterpress, and [9] full-page engravings.   William Cheselden, Osteographia, or The anatomy of the bones, William Cheselden (), a surgeon at St. Thomas’s Hospital, was one of the outstanding teachers of anatomy in London during the first half of the 18 th century. Osteographia, his third book, contains 56 large plates of human bones displayed in their natural size and 44 comparative anatomy vignettes of . Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. William Cheselden's Osteographia () With its novel vignettes and its use of a camera obscura in the production of the plates, William Cheselden’s lavishly illustrated Osteographia or the Anatomy of the Bones, is recognized as a landmark in the history of anatomical illustration.

Images from this book 5 results. Jacob Schijnvoet Skeleton of a monkey sitting on the stump of a tree, c Etching Jacob Schijnvoet Three skeletons in attitudes copied from Vesalius, c Etching W. Cheselden, Osteographia, or the anatomy of the Bones, , 'The Introduction' Letterpress and etching. Osteographia, or the anatomy of the bones In fifty-six plates By William Cheselden Every bone in the human body is here delineated as large as the. obscura contrived on purpose by the author. Osteographia, or the Anatomy of the Bones 56 Plates William Cheselden Description Huge impressive boxed facsimile published in a limited run by Medicine Rara in , x , full page plates on quality paper, quarter leather and marbled binding, . From to his retirement in or the surgeon Cheselden had been the leading teacher of anatomy in London. In he had published The anatomy of the humane body, and in , the Osteographia. The frontispiece shows a portrait of Cheselden by Richardson. The numbered plates show human bones.

An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio An illustration of a " floppy disk. Osteographia, or The anatomy of the bones by Cheselden, William, Publication date Topics Anatomy, Anatomy, Comparative, Bone and Bones Publisher. Free 2-day shipping on qualified orders over $ Buy Osteographia, or the Anatomy of the Bones in Fifty-Six Plates by William Cheselden Every Bone in the Human Body Is Here Delineated as Large as the Life, This Work Was Executed in a Camera Obscura Contrived on Brand: William Cheselden. Osteographia, or The anatomy of the bones. Author(s): Cheselden, William, Contributor(s): Van der Gucht, Gerard, , engraver. An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio. An illustration of a " floppy disk. Software. An illustration of two photographs. Osteographia or the anatomy of the bones Item Preview remove-circle.