368 pp. plus errata page. Wilhelm Braunmuller. Wien 1869 (Hardback, cloth and boards) Sturdy. ExLibrary. Boards rubbed. Cloth with light wear on spine but worn though on corners. Light spot on lower spine with white numbers above that. First pages somewhat browned. Most other page edges considerably toned. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: Lehrbuch der Hautkrankheiten. First edition.
Publication Date: 1869
Book Description Wien: Wilhelm Braumüller, 1869., 1869. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. 1st Edition. ix, 368 pp, 1 leaf [errata]; 49 figs. Contemporary 3/4-leather and marbled boards. Paper spine label. Ink and embossed stamps on title page. Ink stamp on top and vertical fore edges. First Edition. "A vigorous exponent of histopathology . . . Neumann achieved international fame with his Lehrbuch of 1869 in which the microscopic aspects of skin diseases were emphasized. It was . . . the inclusion of histologic material, carefully described, unprecedented in detail, and accompanied by numerous, appealing microanatomic illustrations that marked Neumann's highly successful Lehrbuch der Hautkrankheiten as something new and special" (Crissey & Parish, Dermatology and Syphililogy of the Nineteenth century, pp. 253 and 314). Pusey, History of Dermatology, pp. 110-11). See Garrison-Morton 4068 for Neumann's 1875 paper on the "first description of pokokeratosis (Mibelli)" and Garrison-Morton 4087 for his 1886 paper on " 'Neumann's disease'--pemphighus vegetans." Copy of the American dermatologist Howard F. Damon, with Damon bookplate on inside of front cover: "Tufts College Library. From the Library of Howard Franklin Damon, M. D. C. A. Damon, Donor.". Bookseller Inventory # 986