MYCOSIS FUNGOIDES: Perspective historical allied with critique methodical for the purpose of illumination maximal. ATLAS and TEXT. From the time that mycosis fungoides was described by Jean-Louis Alibert in 1806, confusion has permeated all aspects of it. Our undertaking here is designed to bring clarity to the subject. First, manifestations of mycosis fungoides are presented in an Atlas. Parts I and II of this book present essences of articles pertinent to mycosis fungoides followed by our critique of each of them.