Paris: Bailliere, 1877. 8vo. viii, 576 pp. FIRST EDITION. Wood-engraved text illustrations. Contemporary morocco-backed marbled boards; marbled paste-down and fly-leaves, some underlining, an excellent copy. Item #15922
First edition. “Bernard showed that in diabetes there is primarily glycemia followed by glycosuria” (G&M). He here first revealed that one of the primary signs of diabetes is an excess of sugar in the blood and usually in the urine.