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The anatomy of humane bodies, with figures drawn after the life ... by some of the best masters in Europe ... and curiously engraven in one hundred and fourteen copper plates, illustrated with large explications, containing many new anatomical discoveries, and chirurgical observations. To which is added an introduction explaining the animal oeconomy. With a copious index / By William Cowper.

Cowper, William, 1666-1709.
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Oxford : Printed at the Theater, for Sam. Smith and Benj. Walford, London, 1698.

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142 unnumbered pages, 114 color plates (some folded) : engr. title page, frontispiece, color (1 portrait) ; (folio)


Based on Govard Bidloo's Anatomia humani corporis
Added t.-p., engr., included in paging
Title vignette, engraved by J. Sturt, after his own design

Publications note

Wing C6698
Arber's Term cat. III, 64
ESTC R10024
Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), C6698


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