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Traité des dégénérescences physiques, intellectuelles et morales de l'espèce humaine et des causes qui produisent ces variétés maladives : atlas de xii planches / par B.A. Morel.

Morel, Benedict Augustin, 1809-1873.
Date
1857

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Publication/Creation

Paris : J.B. Baillière, 1857.

Physical description

23 pages, 12 leaves of plates ; 32 cm

Notes

Donated by the Howe Library of the Walter E. Fernald Development Center, Waltham, Massachussets
"Plates are lithographs of striking portraits of inmates of the mental institutions, mostly from art but plates xi and xii are hand copied lithographs from photographs of people who suffer from cretinism and other severe mental problems."--Hanson Collection catalog, p. 18
"Les planches XI and XII reproduisent des photographies appartenant à M. Baillarger médecin de l'hospice de la Salpêtière."--Atlas, p. 21
Plates are by Léveillé, lith., Becquet frères, and photographs are by Mr. Baillarger

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This material has been provided by the Brandeis University Libraries, through the Medical Heritage Library. The original may be consulted at the Robert D. Farber University Archives & Special Collections Department, Brandeis University.
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  • French


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