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August von Froriep - bibliography

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Biography

German physician, born September 10, 1849, Weimar; died October 11, 1917, Tübingen.

Bibliography

  • Kurzgefasste Anatomie. Mechanik und Proportionslehre des menschlichen Körpers. Leipzig, Breitkopf & Härtel 1880.
  • Anatomie für Künstler. Kurzgefasstes Lehrbuch der Anatomie, Mechanik, Mimik und Proportionslehre des menschlichen Körpers.
    Leipzig, Breitkopf & Härtel. 2nd revised and expanded edition, 1890. 3rd edition, 1899.
    From 3rd or 4th edition published by Verlag von Johann Ambrosius Barth, Leipzig.
    5th edition 1917, 6th edition 1922, 7th edition 1937.

  • Zur Kenntnis der Lagebeziehungen zwischen Grosshirn und Schädeldach bei Menschen verschiedener Kopfform. Leipzig, 1897.
  • Die Lehre Franz Joseph Galls, burteilt nach dem Stand der heutigen Kenntnisse. Leipzig, 1911.
  • Anatomische Wandtafeln für den Aktsaal. Leipzig, 1911.
  • Der Schädel Friedrich von Schillers und des Dichters Begräbnisstätte.
    Leipzig, Bart, 1913.
  • Schädel, Totenmaske und Antlitz des Hoffräuleins Luise von Göchhausen.
    Leipzig, 1917.

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