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Bailliere's Popular Atlas of the Anatomy and Physiology of the Female Human Body [female anatomy atlas]

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Dates
1908
circa 1908
Collection
Donna (Thompson) Tweddell Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
005026003 a-b
Description
A colour printed book the book is thin and rectangular; the cover of the book (a) has a cartoonish looking dissected female on the cover and the back inner cover has a "pop-up-book" style female featuring layers of skin, organs, and muscle which flip back to reveal things beneath; the text (b) is s…
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Accession Number
005026003 a-b
Author
Hubert E. J. Biss, M.D.
Collection
Donna (Thompson) Tweddell Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Reference Books, Medical
Anatomy, Artistic
Description
A colour printed book the book is thin and rectangular; the cover of the book (a) has a cartoonish looking dissected female on the cover and the back inner cover has a "pop-up-book" style female featuring layers of skin, organs, and muscle which flip back to reveal things beneath; the text (b) is separated from the spine.
Number Of Parts
2
Part Names
a - cover - Size: Length 42.2 cm x Width 19.8 cm x Depth 0.6 cm
b - paper - Size: Length 42.0 cm x Width 19.0 cm x Depth 0.1 cm
Provenance
Originally owned by Thomas Tweddell's mother.
Maker
The Macmillan Company of Canada Ltd.
Site Made (City)
Toronto
Site Made (State)
Ontario
Site Made (Country)
Canada
Dates
1908
circa 1908
Date Remarks
Published in 1908.
Material
paper: white
cardboard: white, red, blue, grey
Inscriptions
"BAILLIERE'S POPULAR ATLAS // OF THE ANATOMY AND PHYSIOLOGY // OF THE FEMALE HUMAN BODY. // With Descriptive Text // by // Hubert E. J. BISS // M.A., M.D., Cantab., D.P.H. // TORONTO. // The MACMILLAN COMPANY of CANADA, // Ltd."; handwritten on the cover: "Thos. N. Tweddell // Meds '36"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-5-1
Length
43.0 cm
Width
20.2 cm
Depth
0.8 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Dimension Notes
Closed book
Condition Remarks
Pages separated from spine; lots of wear on the edges of the paper; watermarks.
Copy Type
Original
Images
Less detail