Text on surgical anatomy from the works of J. C. Marrée, although the exact source of the text is not known, e.g. whether it is taken from a published source or lectures. A series of headings throughout the manuscript give some indication of the subjects covered: van de osteologia/osteology, p.1; van de truncus/of the trunk, p.117; van de extremiteiten/of the extremities, p.173; van de miologia/myology, p.231; lists of muscles in each part of the body, pp.379-393; splanchnologia/splanchnology, p.393; vervolg van de splanchnologia/continuation of splanchnology, p.523; angiologia/angiology, p.534; van de arteria pulmonalis/of the pulmonary artery, p.582; van de venae of aders/of veins, p.583; van de vena portarium/of the portal veins, p.617; van de vena pulmonalis/ of the pulmonary vein, p.619; de neurologia/neurology, p.620.
The main text has the original pagination pp.1-714. Inscriptions in the front of the volume indicate that it was bought on 11 June 1875 at a sale in Utrecht by the Manchester Medical Society and was subsequently allocated the reference Q 711 viz. their 1890 library catalogue.