Anatomy, descriptive and surgical. By Henry Gray. The drawings by H. V. Carter. The dissections jointly by the author and Dr. Carter.London: John W. Parker & Son, 1858.
Gray’s textbook of anatomy remains today a standard work on the subject in the English-speaking world. The 37th edition appeared in 1989; the first American edition was published at Philadelphia, 1859. Digital facsimile from the Internet Archive at this link.
Subjects: ANATOMY › 19th Century, ANATOMY › Anatomical Illustration, ANATOMY › Surgical Anatomy
The making of Mr. Gray's Anatomy: Bodies, books, fortune, fame.New York: Oxford University Press, 2008.
An exhaustive account of the creation, production, distribution and influence of this classic.
Subjects: ANATOMY › 19th Century, ANATOMY › History of Anatomical Illustration, ANATOMY › History of Anatomy