Clinique chirurgicale de l'Hopital de la Pitie
Price: 350.00 USD
3 vols., 8vo, full calf; ex-lib, all volumes lack spines, front cover of volume 3 detached. Paris: Bechet, 1841-43. First Edition. Lisfranc was associated with the Pitie for 15 years before publishing his Clinique chirurgicale, which recounts the many achievements of his career. This is the only complete general surgery he wrote. He made many improvements in operative surgery, and is best known for "Lisfranc's amputation" of the foot (1815; GM 4443). Hirsch. Wellcome III 528. Not in Waller.