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The first volume of the second edition of Oscar Gans's work "Histology of Diseases of the Skin" was reviewed in this journal in Volume 73, page 197, 1956. The second volume has just been published, and what was said in the review of the first volume in 1956 is equally true of the second volume. I happen to know that Dr. Gans's associate and co-author, Gerd-Klaus Steigleder, has done a tremendous amount of work in reviewing the pertinent literature on the various dermatoses and neoplasms concerned since the second volume of the first edition was published, in 1928. The original colored drawings have been retained, but in the second edition there is a total of 290 illustrations as against 238 in the first edition. All the black-and-white photomicrographs that have been added to the second volume of the second edition are excellent. The text has been completely revised and
Histologie der Hautkrankheiten: Die Gewebsveränderungen in der kranken Haut unter Berücksichtigung ihrer Entstehung und ihres Ablaufs. AMA Arch Derm. 1958;77(3):375–376. doi:10.1001/archderm.1958.01560030121034