Lecons sur le diabète et la glycogenèse animale

Lecons sur le diabète et la glycogenèse animale

Paris: J. - B. Bailliere et Fils 1877. First Edition. viii, 576 pages + 8 pages publisher's ads (dated Juillet 1879). 8vo. Beautifully rebound in 1/2 leather over marbled boards. Tear to blank flyleaf neatly repaired on verso with archival tape. Original wrappers bound in. Previous owner name penned on wrapper front. Occasional spotting in the text but generally bright and clean. Overall a bright, giftworthy copy. Near Fine. Boards. [23870]


"Bernard showed that in diabetes there is primarily glycemia followed by glycosuria." "Bernard, in this work, first showed that one of the primary signs of diabetes is an excess of sugar in the blood and usually in the urine"

Provenance: Jeremy Norman Catalogue 11, original invoice laid in. Garrison and Morton 5:3942 ; Heirs of Hippocrates (1980): 976 (which also references: Cushing B320. Osler 1515 and Waller 958)

Price: $450.00

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