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Excerpt from Pathological Anatomy: The Last Course of Xavier Bichat, From an Autographic Manuscript of P. A. Beclard; With an Account of the Life and Labours of Bichat<br><br>Having become possessor, at the sale of the library of the late celebrated professor Beclard, of a manuscript written in his own hand, of the last course of lectures of Bichat, the idea of publishing this work presented itself to us; but before doing this, we thought it proper to con sult with several enlightened Physicians. They all unani mously concurred with us in saying, that the smallest part of the doctrine of a man who has rendered such emi nent services to science and humanity should be collected with religious care; that the public would eagerly seek the compilation of a course of lectures during the delivery of which Bichat spent the last hours of so valuable a life; and of which we regretted very much that we possessed no document, and, lastly, that it would be a supplement full of interest to all the editions of his works. These mo tives have determined us.<br><br>About the Publisher<br><br>Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com<br><br>This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.