Dissection of the thorax and heart
Bell, Charles, Sir, 1774-1842
35 x 18 cm.
Dissection of the thorax and heart, shown in isolation, in 5 numbered illustrations. Heart and lungs shown with aorta, vena cava, mesenteric and celiac arteries, and thoracic duct. 4 inset illustrations of the heart, dissected to show interior of atria and ventricles, heart valves and papillary muscles shown.
Plate signed by the artist: C. Bell; and by the engraver: I. Beugo. Dated Ap. 1798
Part of the book: Bell, Charles, Sir, 1774-1842. A system of dissections : explaining the human body, the manner of displaying the parts, and their varieties in disease. The second edition. Edinburgh: Printed [by and] for Mundell and Son ...; and for J. Johnson ...; and Longman and Rees ..., London, 1799-1805.
Beugo, John, 1759-1841
ThoraxHeartLungAortaVenae CavaeMesenteric ArteriesCeliac ArteryHeart AtriumHeart VentriclePapillary MusclesHeart ValvesThoracic Duct
A system of dissections : explaining the human body, the manner of displaying the parts, and their varieties in disease