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Ferdinand-Jean Darier - bibliography

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French dermatologist, born April 26, 1856, Budapest; died 1938.


  • De l’artérite syphilitique. Paris, 1904.
  • Précis de dermatologie. Paris, 1909; 4th edition, 1928.
    Translated into German, English, and Spanish. Obituary:
  • Ernest Gordon Graham Little (1867-1950), in:
    British Journal of Dermatology, Oxford, 1938, 50: 384-389.
  • J. H. Mitchell:
    Some French dermatologists I have known.
    Archives of Dermatology, Chicago, 1960, 81: 962-968.

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