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Theft of Gelman, Tripartita , 1652

15 January 2024

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Missing Items

Tripartita. Das ist, Deryfache Chyrurgische Blumen, in welchen zu finden, Erstlich die Anatomische Beschreibung dess Haupts, sampt dessen Schäden, Wunden und Cur. In der andern die Anatomische Beschreibung der Brust. In der dritten die Anatomische Berschr

Gelman, Georg

With engr. frontispiece, woodcut printerís device on title, and 37 copper plates. 3 leaves, 447 pp. (errors in pagination), 16 leaves. Small 4to. Old full vellum.

Identifying Characteristics

First edition of probably the only publication by the Bamberg ophthalmologist and surgeon Georg Gelman. A second edition was published in 1680. – VD17 23:292978E; Wellcome III, 101; Krivatsky 4644 (incomplete). Not in Waller, Osler, or Hirsch-H. – Re-bound in old vellum. New end-papers. Frontispiece with slight dampstain. Old ms. name and date on title. Very clean throughout.

Edition First Edition
Imprint Frankfurt a. M.
Publication Date 1652
Status missing
Publisher Johann Kempffer for Thomas Matthias Götz