Whether you want to understand yourself or others, knowledge of our physical parts and how they fit together is essential. This book provides information in a simple format that cleanly dissects a body of knowledge grown over centuries. It fills the needs of people in medical profession, but can please artists and naturalists as well.
Henry Gray was born in 1827 and lived most of his life in London. He died of smallpox aged just 34, a year after the second edition Anatomy Descriptive and Surgical (as Gray's Anatomy was first known) was published.