Interesting historical medical pamphlet that includes a large engraving of different colon folds.
Some Italian text written on inside front cover, has 1757 date (?).
Great illustrated fold-out engraving at back of pamphlet, with 15 different images of colons. Measures 44 x 33 cm.
Soft cover. Front cover has numbered label. Covers have decorative stripe of paper glued to them
Page dimensions bit variable, some larger. Toning on some outer edges of pages. Slight tear where engraving attached to pamphlet.
23 pages + covers & fold-out
~21 x 14.5 cm (inner pages)
II sig. Dott. Pietro Monterossi di Verona, morto recentemente, ha pubblicato una Memoria sulla varietà delle piegature dell' intestino colon la quale contiene molle interessanti osservazioni. E inserita ne' Nuovi Commentar di medicina e chirurgia
Dr. Pietro Monterossi of Verona, who died recently, has published a Memory on the variety of folds in the colon intestine which contains interesting observations springs. It is included in the New Commentary of medicine and surgery.