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Collection Fort Nisqually Permanent Collection
Object ID Number 1998.02.02
Object Name Book
Description Book owned by Dr. William Fraser Tolmie: "The Anatomist's Vade-Mecum: A System of Human Anatomy" by W.J. Erasmus Wilson, published in London, 1840. The spine reads "The Anatomist's Vade-Mecum, Wilson". Signed by Tolmie on the first blank page and the upper left corner of the illustrated title page. The book includes over 150 woodcut illustrations by William Bagg, a well known artist whose work appears in many other medical texts of this period. Bound in black leather, worn covers but in good condition. 551 pp long, including index. Measures 7 inches tall, 4 1/2 inches long, 1 1/2 inches wide.
Date 1840
People Tolmie, William Fraser
Search Terms Medical Texts
Anatomy
Medicine
Surgery
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