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Human generation : conclusions of Burdach, Döllinger and von Baer / Arthur William Meyer

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Author:
Meyer, Arthur William 1873-  Search this
Author:
Baer, Karl Ernst von 1792-1876 Commentar zur der Schrift, De ovi mammalium et hominis genesi German and English  Search this
Burdach, Karl Friedrich 1776-1847 De Primis momentis formationis foetus English  Search this
Burdach, Karl Friedrich 1776-1847 De foetu humano adnotationes anatomicae English  Search this
Döllinger, Ignaz 1770-1841 Versuch einer Geschichte der menschlichen Zeugung German and English  Search this
Beckwith-Browning-Peterson Teratology Collection (Smithsonian Libraries) DSI  Search this
Donor:
Beckwith, J. Bruce 1933-,- DSI  Search this
Browning, Nancy Gay DSI  Search this
Former owner:
Frings, Hubert 1914- DSI  Search this
Frings, Mable DSI  Search this
Publisher:
Cumberlege, Geoffrey  Search this
Stanford University Press  Search this
Oxford University Press  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 143 pages, [8] pages of plates : portraits ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1956
Notes:
Beckwith, J. Bruce. Bibliotheca Beckwithiana (unpublished), 159
SCDIRB copy 39088019622612 has bookplate: Smithsonian Libraries: The Beckwith-Browning-Peterson Teratology Collection.
SCDIRB copy cataloged with funds from Dr. Alan Peterson.
SCDIRB copy with publisher's tan cloth hardcover binding, protected by clear over-wrappers. With donor's signature dated "April 2000" on page [2] of cover, and blind-embossed stamp of Hubert and Mable Frings on title page. With paper bookmark between pages 32 and 33.
Contents:
Karl Friedrich Burdach (1776-1847) -- Translations into English of Burdach's monographs: Concerning the first changes in the formation of a fetus. Anatomical annotations on the human fetus -- Johann Josef Ignaz von Döllinger (1770-1841) -- English translation and German text of Döllinger's "Versuch": Attempt at a history of human reproduction. Versuch einer Geschichte der menschlichen Zeugung -- Karl Ernst von Baer (1792-1876): Some aspects of his education and personality -- The influence of nature philosophy on von Baer -- Preoccupation and exhaustion -- Unclaimed and uncredited discoveries -- Von Baer's publications with special reference to the "Commentar" -- English translation of von Baer's "Commentar": Commentary on the writing on the eggs of mammals and man -- Biographical synopsis of von Baer -- References (p. 139-143)
Topic:
Human reproduction  Search this
Generative organs  Search this
Call number:
QP251 .M46X 1956
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1095576