Find thousands of books, manuscripts, visual materials and unpublished archives from our collections, many of them with free online access.
Search for free, downloadable images taken from our library and museum collections, including paintings, illustrations, photos and more.
The surgical works, or, Statement of the doctrine and practice of P.J. Desault (Volume 1).
- Desault, P.-J. (Pierre-Joseph), 1738-1795.
Public Domain Mark
About this work
Also known as
Oeuvres chirurgicales. Selections. English
Philadelphia : Published by Thomas Dobson ..., 1814 (William Fry, printer)
illustrations (engravings) ; 22 cm
Austin, R.B. Early Amer. medical imprints, 654
Shaw & Shoemaker 31327
Microfilm. [Bethesda, Md.] : National Library of Medicine, 1958. 1 microfilm reel : negative ; 35 mm
A continuation of the translation of Oeuvres chirurgicales begun by Charles Caldwell with the publication of pt. 1 under title: A treatise on fractures, luxations, and other affections of the bones (Philadelphia, 1805) The present edition is a translation of pts. 2 and 3. (Cf. Translator's pref.)
Printer statement appears before date of publication on t.p
Plates signed: Lawson, sc
Vol. 1 pagination: xiii, , 512 p., 8 leaves of plates (some fold.) ; v.2 pagination: vi, , 308 p.,  leaves of plates (some fold.)
Film 633 reel 37 is part of Research Publications Early American Medical Imprints collection (RP reel 37, no. 654).
Vol. 1. Diseases of the soft parts -- v. 2. Diseases of the urinary passages
Where to find it
Location of original
This material has been provided by the National Library of Medicine (U.S.), through the Medical Heritage Library. The original may be consulted at the National Library of Medicine (U.S.)