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|100||1||#||$a Albinus, Bernhard Siefried|
|240||1||1||$a [Tabulae Sceleti Et Musculorum Corporis Humani. $l English. $f 1749.]|
|245||1||0||$a Tables Of The Skeleton And Muscles Of The Human Body, By Bernard Siegfried Albinus. Translated From The Latin.|
|260||#||#||$a London: $b Printed For John And Paul Knapton. $c M.DCC.XLIX. $c |
|300||#||#||$a  p., 3, 25 [i.e. 40] pl.: $b  illus. (t.p. vignette); $c 695 mm. (Broadsheet ).|
|500||#||#||$a In the first sequence of three plates there are bis pl. 1-3; in the second sequence of 25 pl. there are bis pl.1-9.|
|505||0||#||$a [T.p.] - An Account of the Work - [Plates 1-3, 1-25, with texts] - Index Musculorum.|
$a The plates are all signed by their engravers - C. Grignion, G. Scotin, S. F. Ravenet or L. P. Boitard. No draughtsman is named, but the plates are copied from Jan Wandelaar's illustrations to the original edition (1747).
The title-page vignette is signed as drawn by N. Blakey and engraved by G. Scotin.
Each numbered plate carries the publisher's imprint, 'Impensis J. & P. Knapton Londini' (with the date).
|510||4||#||$a ESTC $c T85947|
|510||3||#||$a See the bibliographic note the Latin version, Bernardi Siegfried Albini Tabulae Sceleti (1749).|
$a Publication-dates of 1747, 1748 or 1749 are carried by the plates.
The plates show the human body set before scenic backgrounds (including a figure of a hippopotamus). Plates 1-9 are preceded by bis plates which are outline drawings keyed to the text.
In the same year the Knaptons published also a Latin version of this work.The work was originally published in 1747, and has been regarded as one of the high points of anatomic engraving.
|561||#||#||$a Acquired after 1901.|
|562||#||#||$a Defective; lacks the first six plates (1-3 and 1-3 bis) and accompanying pages of text. Has a second copy of the title-page bound in at the end.|
|563||#||#||$a 20th-century half calf, marbled-papered boards; retaining earlier black morocco spine-label lettered 'Anatomical Tables - The Muscles, Blood Vessels And Nerves Of The Human Body - Albinus'. Bound with one other.|
|653||#||#||$a Anatomy - Human anatomy - Musculoskeletal system|
|655||#||4||$a Manuals - Great Britain - 18th century|
|655||#||4||$a Pictorial works - Great Britain - 18th century|
|700||1||#||$a Knapton, John $e publisher|
|700||1||#||$a Knapton, Paul $e publisher|
|700||1||#||$a Blakey, Nicholas $e draughtsman|
|700||1||#||$a Ravenet, Simon François $e engraver|
|700||1||#||$a Grignion, Charles $e engraver|
|700||1||#||$a Boitard, Louis-Philippe $e engraver|
|700||1||#||$a Wandelaar, Jan $e draughtsman|
|710||2||#||$a John and Paul Knapton $e publisher|