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The Resource For a book on artistic anatomy or better anatomy for artists :, William Williams Keen

For a book on artistic anatomy or better anatomy for artists :, William Williams Keen

Label
For a book on artistic anatomy or better anatomy for artists :, [ca. 1900]
Title
For a book on artistic anatomy or better anatomy for artists :
Statement of responsibility
William Williams Keen
Inclusive dates
[ca. 1900]
Title variation
Draft for a "book on artistic anatomy or better anatomy for artist"
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Holograph draft includes four chapters and 1 unnumbered, unfinished chapter: I. The skeleton, II. General remarks on the joints, III. The spine, IV. The head, and On the proportions of the human body
Biographical or historical data
William Williams Keen (1837-1932) was a prominent neurological pathologist from Philadelphia, and the first brain surgeon in the United States. Keen gained national attention for his then-secret surgery performed on President Grover Cleveland in 1893.
Cataloging source
PPC
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b. 1837
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Keen, William W.
Form designation
holograph
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Anatomy, Artistic
Label
For a book on artistic anatomy or better anatomy for artists :, William Williams Keen
Instantiates
Note
  • On t.p.: Philadelphia
  • Binding is torn
  • Includes notes on versos of leaves
Control code
000152215
Dimensions
34 cm.
Extent
  • 1
  • ([14], 66 leaves)
Immediate source of acquisition
Presented by W. W. Keen;
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 152215
  • (OCoLC)777848153
Type of unit
v.
Label
For a book on artistic anatomy or better anatomy for artists :, William Williams Keen
Note
  • On t.p.: Philadelphia
  • Binding is torn
  • Includes notes on versos of leaves
Control code
000152215
Dimensions
34 cm.
Extent
  • 1
  • ([14], 66 leaves)
Immediate source of acquisition
Presented by W. W. Keen;
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 152215
  • (OCoLC)777848153
Type of unit
v.

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