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Heading: (Nonesuch Press)
Author: Harvey, William
Title: The Anatomical Exercises of Dr. William Harvey. De Motu Cordis 1628: De Circulatione Sanguinis 1649: The first English text of 1653 now newly edited by Geoffrey Keynes
Place Published: London
Publisher:Nonesuch Press
Date Published: [1928]
Description:


xvi, 202, [1] pp. 20.1x11.5 cm. (8x4½"), full niger morocco ruled in gilt, spine lettered in gilt, raised bands, top edge gilt, others untrimmed. One of 1450 copies printed by Joh. Enshedé en Zonen on Dutch paper.



Nonesuch Press' finely produced reprint of the first English translation (1653) of Harvey's De Motu Cordis & De Circulatione Sanguinis. Edited by Geoffrey Keynes.

Condition

Light wear and soiling to binding, offsetting to endpapers, bookseller's label on front pastedown, a solid copy; very good.

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The Anatomical Exercises of Dr. William Harvey

Estimate $200 - $300Nov 3, 2016
San Francisco, CA, USA