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A treatise on the diseases of the chest, and on mediate auscultation / by R.T.H. Laennec ... ; translated from the third French edition, with copious notes, a sketch of the author's life, and an extensive bibliography of the different diseases, by John Forbes ... ; to which are added the notes of Professor Andral, contained in the fourth and latest French edition, translated and accompanied with observations on cerebral auscultation, by John D. Fisher ... ; with plates.

Laennec, R. T. H. 1781-1826.
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1838
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Also known as

De l'auscultation médiate. English

Publication/Creation

New York : Samuel S. and William Wood ... ; Philadelphia : Thomas, Cowperthwaite and Co. ..., 1838.

Physical description

xlviii, 784 pages, 2 leaves of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm (8vo)

Notes

Translation of: Traité de l'auscultation médiate et des maladies des poumons et du coeur
Originally published, Paris, 1819, under the title: De l'auscultation médiate; title changed with the second editon to: Traité de l'auscultation médiate et des maladies des poumons et du coeur
On t.p. verso: Merriam, Wood and Co., Printers, Springfield, Mass
Translator abridged and condensed some parts of the French text. Cf. Translator's pref
References: NUC pre-56

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This material has been provided by the Harvey Cushing/John Hay Whitney Medical Library at Yale University, through the Medical Heritage Library. The original may be consulted at the Harvey Cushing/John Hay Whitney Medical Library at Yale University.

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