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Anatomical diagram of the parts within the interior of the thorax seen from in front and behind
Thorax--anatomy & histology
Lithograph by T. Sinclair & Son from a drawing by Hermann Faber.
Diagram of the parts within the interior of the thorax, seen from in front, the anterior wall of the thorax, the lungs, and the heart in position (figure 1) and the same seen from behind with the posterior wall of the thorax removed and the lungs pressed aside (figure 2).
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T. Sinclair & Son
Original image in: Allen, Harrison, 1841-1897. A System of Human Anatomy (Philadelphia: Henry C. Lea's Son & Co., 1884). ZAd 2 (Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia)
Harrison Allen’s A System of Human Anatomy contains lithographs of drawings by Hermann Faber from dissections by the author. The book consists of five sections covering histology (by E. O. Shakespeare), bones and joints, muscles and fasci, arteries, veins, and lymphatics, the nervous system, and the organs of sense, of digestion, and genito-urinary organs.
Digitized by the Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia
1 print : lithograph, color
30 x 24 cm
T. Sinclair & Son and Faber, Hermann, “Anatomical diagram of the parts within the interior of the thorax seen from in front and behind,” The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Digital Library, accessed January 20, 2022, https://www.cppdigitallibrary.org/items/show/198.