München: Seitz & Schauer, 1901. First edition. Hardcover. Oblong octavo (7 1/4 x 5 1/4"). pp (Booklet), 28 loose stereoscopic plates, as issued. Booklet and plates resting in publisher's original black cloth slipcase.
Striking collection of 28 b/w stereoscopic images used in German medical schools for "the theoretical and practical teaching in obstetrics." Includes an 8-page brochure featuring a foreword by Dr. Ludwig Knapp, and an index of the photographs.
Stamp of the "Staatliche Sammlung ärtzlicher Lehrmittel - Berlin" on title page of booklet and on back of each card. Small sticker "Sammlg. ärtzl. Lehrm" on back cover of slipcase.
Minor shelf wear to slipcase, with head of spine frayed. Slight age-toning and creasing along edges of booklet. Text in German. Slipcase in overall good, booklet in good+ to very good, photographic plates in very good condition. g to vg. Item #13673