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    Sale 2348 | Lot 214
    Price Realized: $1,750With Buyer's Premium
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    • Sale 2348 Lot 214

      FOX, JOSEPH. The Natural History of the Human Teeth. 13 engraved plates. vii, [1], 100, [13] pages. 4to, 262x212 mm, contemporary 1/2 calf, spine ends chipped, joints cracked, hinges reinforced; varying foxing on opening leaves and on plates, offsetting from plates onto facing pages. 19th-century bookplate of Philip B. Mason; ownership inscription of H. H. Jager dated 1931. London, 1803

      Estimate $1,500 - 2,500

      first edition. "Fox's classic treatise on the teeth is the first to include explicit directions for correcting dental irregularities. It is the first work on orthodontics"--Garrison-Morton 3679.

      Price Realized (with Buyer's Premium) $1,750