Berlin; Wien: Urban & Schwarzenberg, 1937. 17th edition. Hardcover. Quarto (10 5/8 x 7 1/4"). VIII, 425, pp; -795, pp; -1033, pp. Original illustrated cloth, with brown lettering to spines and front covers. Publisher's logo to each title.
Illustrated with no less than 1550 woodcuts and 49 X-Ray photographic reproductions, Carl Todt's Anatomical Atlas for Students and Physicians is a 3-volume masterpiece of detailed preparation presented in the form of sober, yet highly precise wood engravings. The foreword to the first edition stated that its goal was to disseminate the new nomenclature and in this it succeeded as in the forthcoming decades it would become one of the most popular anatomical atlases.
Moderate shelf wear. Sporadic fraying along edges of first volume. Previous owner's name and address in ink at upper margin of each front free endpaper. Text in German. Bindings in overall good to good+, interior in very good condition. g to vg. Item #41338