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Boivin, Marie Anne Victoire Gillain (1776-1841)

  • Boivin, Marie Anne Victoire Gillain, 1776-1841.
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Boivin, Marie Anne Victoire Gillain (1776-1841)
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About this work


Album of original coloured and uncoloured plates, some with holograph descriptions, of the female genital organs, illustrating the morbid pathology of the uterus, etc. There are 111 mounted illustrations, and 73 inserted unmounted; together with 12 loose leaves of holograph notes by Madame Boivin and others. Many of these illustrations were used in Madame Boivin's 'Atlas des maladies de l'utérus', published in Paris in 1833. Produced in Paris.



Physical description

1 volume 45 ll. + 9 bl. ll. + 15 ll. folio. v.s. Original quarter-calf binding.

Acquisition note

Purchased 1930.

Finding aids

Database description transcribed from S.A.J. Moorat, Catalogue of Western Manuscripts on Medicine and Science in the Wellcome Historical Medical Library (London: Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine, 1962-1973).


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