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Harvey, William, 1578–1657

The anatomical exercises of Dr. William Harvey / De motu cordis 1628; De circulatione sanguinis 1649 : the first English text of 1653 now newly edited by Geoffrey Keynes.

Additional Title(s):

Harvey's De motu cordis

De motu cordis. English.

London : The Nonesuch Press, [1928]
Physical Description:
xvi, 202, [1] pages, [1] folded leaf of plates : illustrations ; 21 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
QP101 .H3713 1928
Yale Center for British Art, Paul Mellon Collection
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Engravings by Charles Sigrist; after Stephen Gooden.
"This edition, printed by Joh. Enschede en Zonen on Dutch paper, is limited to 1450 copies for sale in England and America."--Colophon.
"Printed and made in Holland with the types of Joan Michael Fleischman and of Christopher van Dijck."--Verso of title page.
"Editor's postscript to the present edition and textual notes."--Page 196.
"Issued on the occasion of the tercentenary celebration of the first publication of the text of De motu cordis."--Title page.
Dreyfus, J. History of the Nonesuch Press, 51
BAC: British Art Center copy is no. 483 of 1450. Bound in contemporary brown morocco.
Subject Terms:
Blood -- Circulation.
Printing -- Specimens -- England, 20th Century, London, Nonesuch Press, 1928.
Private press books -- England -- London -- Specimens.
Private press books (Publishing) -- England -- London.
Engravings -- 1928.
Keynes, Geoffrey, 1887-1982, editor.
Sigrist, Charles, engraver.
Gooden, Stephen, 1892-1955, illustrator.
Nonesuch Press, publisher.

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