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The atlas of Jacobi has long been recognized as one of the most useful collections of illustrations of diseases of the skin. It first appeared about thirty years ago (in 1906) in an English edition under the editorship of the able and beloved J. J. Pringle of London. This volume is the third German edition, edited by Prof. Karl Zieler of Wurzburg. A work on dermatology that has had so long a life and that is still in demand needs hardly any comment. Nevertheless, it is pleasant to revert to Jacobi's atlas and to have the opportunity of recalling its virtues. The present edition is in two volumes, both of which have truly, in the words of the title page, been enlarged and improved. The first volume is a concise but comprehensive and accurate textbook of dermatology. It covers well the whole subject of dermatology and syphilis.
But the chief
Lehrbuch und Atlas der Haut- und Geschlechtskrankheiten, für praktische Arzte und Studierende. Arch Derm Syphilol. 1934;30(3):485. doi:10.1001/archderm.1934.01460150151020
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