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Extraneous bodies in the pharynx and esophagus

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Title

Extraneous bodies in the pharynx and esophagus

Subject

Esophagus--pathology
Esophagus--anatomy & histology
Pharynx--pathology
Pharynx--anatomy & histology
Foreign Bodies
Book Illustrations

Description

Wm. Clift del.; Js. Bafire sc.; publish'd by Dr. Baillie, January 25, 1798.
Antomical diagram of the esophagus with a half crown of William the Third lodged in it (fig. 1); and the pharynx with a cherry stone resting in a recess.
Title taken from plate explanation.

Creator

Clift, William, 1775-1849
Basire, James, 1769-1822

Source

Original image in: Baillie, Matthew, 1761-1823. The morbid anatomy of some of the most important parts of the human body (Albany : Printed by Barber & Southwick, for Thomas Spencer, bookseller, 1795). Ca 231 (Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia)
The Morbid Anatomy by Matthew Baillie was first published in 1793 and was a landmark work in the field of pathology. Several years later, to accompany the work, Baillie published the atlas, A Series of Engravings, which included plates prepared from drawings by William Clift.

Publisher

Digitized by the Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia

Date

1812

Contributor

Baillie, Matthew, 1761-1823

Identifier

ZCa_17a.iii1

Original Format

1 print : engraving

Physical Dimensions

31 x 24 cm

Citation

Clift, William, 1775-1849 and Basire, James, 1769-1822, “Extraneous bodies in the pharynx and esophagus,” The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Digital Library, accessed January 22, 2020, https://www.cppdigitallibrary.org/items/show/2353.