CATTANI, Paul, Dr. Das Tatauieren. Eine Monographische Darstellung vom psychologischen, ethnologischen, medizinischen, gerichtlich-medizinischen, biologischen, histologischen und therapeutischen Standpunkt aus.

(Basel): Benno Schwabe, 1922. First edition. Octavo. 88 pages. An early and important scientific monograph on the phenomenon of tattooing from multi-disciplinary points-of-views, e.g. psychology, ethnology, medicine and medical-pathology, biology, histology, cosmetic and therapy. Illustrated with 44 photographs and drawings on 16 plates. Frontispiece a tattooed head of a Maori, after Joest. Includes an extensive bibliography. A very good copy in original printed wrappers.


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