The mechanism of the brain and the function of the frontal lobes...Authorized translation from the Italian by James H. MacDonald...With a foreword by C. Lloyd Morgan

Edinburgh: E. & S. Livingstone, 1922. First edition in English, 8vo, pp. 348; 62 figures and 2 diagrams in the text; occasional underlining and annotation in the text, rear hinge cracked and with some pencil doodles on rear endpaper, bookplate, extremities sunned; good copy or better in original blue cloth, gilt lettering on spine and upper cover. Garrison-Morton 4891 (citing the Italian edition of 1920): "Bianchi showed that bilateral destruction of the frontal lobes caused character changes, a finding put to practical use by Egas Moniz and others." Item #46714

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