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Views of the basis of the brain and cranium

accompanied with outlines, and a dissertation on the origin of the nerves, interspersed with surgical observations

by Thomas Joseph Pettigrew

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Published by printed for the author, T. Baxter, and J. Hopwood, by J. & E. Hodson..., sold by S. Highley & J. Murray... [et al.] in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Brain -- Atlases.,
  • Brain -- Innervation.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby T.J. Pettigrew.
    Classifications
    LC Classifications[f]QM455 .P45
    The Physical Object
    Pagination29 p., 4 leaves of plates :
    Number of Pages29
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18378723M

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