Dissections of the head and skull to show branches of cranial nerves VII, V, II, III and IV, shown in situ, in 8 numbered illustrations. 2 illustrations of the head dissected to show branches of the facial nerve (cranial nerve VII) and the trigeminal nerve (cranial nerve V), lateral and medial views. 1 illustration of dissection of the temporal bone to show facial nerve with ear ossicles, tensor tympani and tympanic membrane. 1 illustration of the eye with oculomotor muscles (cranial nerve III.) 4 illustrations of trigeminal nerve (cranial nerve V), showing various branches including spheno-palatine ganglion, infraorbital nerve, lateral views.
Plate signed by the artist, West; and by the engraver, Finden.
Part of the book: Swan, Joseph, 1791-1874. A demonstration of the nerves of the human body. London: Longman, Rees, Orme, Brown, Green, and Longman, 1834.