MONTMÉJA, Pierre Michel Arthur de
The first French dermatologic book illustrated with photographs. Originally issued in fascicules, 1867-68. The first edition includes 49 or 50 albumin photographs; second edition, entitled Clinique photographique des maladies de la peau (1872) includes 60 albumin photographs. Hand-coloring was applied to some of the photographs in the first two editions. Montmeja took the photographs for all three editions, and supervised the hand-coloring of the photographs in first edition. The third edition (1882) contains photographs reproduced through the woodburytype process. Digital facsimile of the first edition from BnF Gallica at this link.
Subjects: DERMATOLOGY, IMAGING › Photography / Photomicrography
Paris: H. Lauwereyns, 1871.
Published in fascicules beginning in 1870. Includes 22 original mounted albumen photographs by Montméja illustrating chapters on cataract, iridectomy, strabismus, eyelids, and lacrymal passages. There are also 190 wood engravings by Badoureau after drawings by Léveillé. Digital facsimile from BnF Gallica at this link.
Subjects: IMAGING › Photography / Photomicrography , OPHTHALMOLOGY , OPHTHALMOLOGY › Ocular Surgery & Procedures › Cataract