Leipzig:: Breitkopf & Hartel, 1884., 1884. 236 x 164 mm. Large 8vo. x, , 738,  pp. Early quarter black morocco, marbled boards, gilt spine; joints reinforced with kozo. Crainz rubber stamp on title. Very good. RARE. FIRST EDITION. Litzmann was the major authority on the anatomy of the female pelvis and produced many works on the subject. His work on pelvimetry was directed towards the more precise definition of those factors which can disturb the act of birth. See: Garrison and Morton 6260, 6263, 6263.1. Hirsch, IV, p. 13. OCLC: 11 copies. Carl Litzmann was professor of obstetrics at Kiel, director of the obstetric clinic, and the school for midwifery. His ideas have become universally adopted by obstetricians. He continued the pioneering work of Naegele and Michaelis in the field of pelvic abnormalities. His published work included medical reform in Prussia, the anatomy of the female pelvis and other fields. See: Hirsch IV, p. 13. (Inventory #: M5076)
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