Torino : Tipografia V. Vercellino, 1876.
Description : [1 l.] pl., [iii]-xv p., 1-146 p. ; ill.: 1 phot. ; 22.8 cm.
Photograph : 1 albumen, frontispiece.
Subject : Medical biography — Alessandro Sella (1810-1872).
Other distinguished members of the Piedmontese Sella family included the statesman and financier, Quintino Sella (1827-1884) ; the photographer Vittorio Sella (1859-1943) whose father wrote the first italian treatise on photography ; Quintino Sella's oldest son, also named Dr. Alessandro Sella (1857-1891), whose observations on the physiology of mountaineering were used by Mosso in his work on the subject.