Festschrift zu der 100 jährigen Stiftungsfeier der Thierarzneischule in Hannover den 5. August 1878.
Leipzig : F. C. W. Vogel, 1878.
Description : [iv] p., 1-33 p.,  p., [3 l.] pl. ; illus: 7 phot., tbls. ; 33.8 cm.
Photographs : 3 leaves of collotypes (Lichtdrucks), on printed cardstock.
Photographer : Johannes Ganz (1821-1886).
Subject : Fetus — Congenital disorders ; Rickets ; Cretinism.
Included is a review of the literature, starting with Scharlau's preparations of two stillborns, possibly rachitic, the first one delivered by a 34 year-old wife of an alcoholic who, before coming to term, had experienced a shock from seeing one very disfigured and dwarfish man (vide: »»). Eberth was a master at tissue preparation and staining for the microscope. He was responsible for the reworked fourth and subsequent editions of Carl Friedländer's (1847-1887) textbook on microscopy titled, Mikroskopische Technik zum Gebrauch bei medizinischen und pathologisch-anatomischen Untersuchungen (Berlin: Fischer's medicinische Buchhandlung, 1889). The fifth edition ( 1894) included zincograph reproductions of Eberth's photomicrographs and a chapter on photomicrography written by Dr. Paul Heinrich Braunschweig (1859-1927), a privatdocent in opthalmology at University Halle at the time.