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Joseph Hyrtl - bibliography

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Austrian anatomist, born December 7, 1810, Eisenstadt, Hungary; died July 14, 1894, Perchtoldsdorf.


•    Antiquitates anatomicae rariores. Doctoral dissertation. Vienna, 1835.

•    Lehrbuch der Anatomie des Menschen, mit Rücksicht auf physiologische Begründung und      praktische Anwendung.  Prague 1846. 10th edition, Wien 1867.16 th edition, Wien, 1882. 17th, Wien, 1884. 18th, Wien, 1885, 20th, 1889. Hyrtl's Lehrbuch passed through 22 editions and was translated into the principal modern languages.
10: Hyrtl was one of the most popular teachers in Europe and probably the most eloquent lecturer on anatomy in the nineteenth century. According to Garrison his courses were "followed by enthusiastic crowds of every race and class, even foreign nobles and consuls" (Fielding H. Garrison). This book was written during Hyrtl's thirty-year professorship at the University of Vienna and is one of thefinest unillustrated treatises on anatomy. Its deserved popularity eventually led to twenty-two editions with translations in every major language.

•    Handbuch der topographischen Anatomie und ihrer praktisch medizinisch-chirurgischen Anwendungen. 2 volumes. Vienna, 1847. 7th edition, 1871.

•    Handbuch der praktischen Zergliederungskunst. Vienna, 1860.

•    Die Blutgefässe der menschlichen Nachgeburt in normalen und abnormen Verhältnissen. 
Vienna, 1870.

•    Die Corrosionsanatomie und ihre Ergebnisse. Vienna, 1873.

•    Das Arabische und Hebräische in der Anatomie. Vienna, 1879.

•    Onomatologia anatomica. Geschichte und Kritik der anatomischen Sprache der Gegenwart.  Vienna, 1880. 

•    Die alten deutschen Kunstworte der Anatomie. Vienna, 1884. 

•    Lehrbuch der Anatomie des Menschen. 19'h ed. Wilhelm Braunmüller, Wien. (1887)

•    Der Schädel der Mödlinger Krypta. Ein seltsamer Fall echter und unechter Kieferverwachsung (Syngnathie). Aus dem lateinischen Original (1877). Wien/Leipzig, 1901.68 pages.

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