An Interactive Annotated World Bibliography of Printed and Digital Works in the History of Medicine and the Life Sciences from Circa 2000 BCE to 2022 by Fielding H. Garrison (1870-1935), Leslie T. Morton (1907-2004), and Jeremy M. Norman (1945- ) Traditionally Known as “Garrison-Morton”

16017 entries, 14075 authors and 1941 subjects. Updated: July 11, 2024

CASPER, Johann Ludwig

4 entries
  • 1696

Beiträge zur medizinischen Statistik un Staatsarzneikunde. 2 vols.

Berlin: F. Dümmler, 18251835.


Subjects: DEMOGRAPHY / Population: Medical Statistics
  • 1741

Gerichtliche Leichenöffnungen.

Berlin: A. Hirschwald, 1850.

Casper was a great authority on forensic medicine. He also wrote on medical statistics. Above is an important compilation on judicial autopsies.



Subjects: Forensic Medicine (Legal Medicine)
  • 1743

Practisches Handbuch der gerichtlichen Medicin. 2 vols. plus atlas of nine chromolithographed plates.

Berlin: August Hirschwald, 18571858.

Casper was the greatest name in forensic medicine in his time. His book was published in English by the New Sydenham Society in 1861-65; it was unsurpassed for many years.



Subjects: Forensic Medicine (Legal Medicine)
  • 1744

Klinische Novellen zur gerichtlichen Medizin.

Berlin: A. Hirschwald, 1863.


Subjects: Forensic Medicine (Legal Medicine)