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BURNS, Stanley B. Early Medical Photography in America (1839-1883).
New York. The Burns Archive. 1983.
4to. 28cm, number 166 of a limited edition, xvi,various paginations, 150 photographs, 16 illustrations from photographs, index, maroon fabrikoid photographic plate laid on front cover, gilt spine and cover titles, a fine copy (ds). ~ A documentation of the earliest era in American medical photography used by physicians. Primarily excerps from in the New York State Journal of Medicine from 1979 to 1981. Subjects include : photographic process; physicians and early photography; daguerreotypes; clinical photography; psychiatric photography; Civil War medical photography; American medical publications.


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