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The lady anatomist : the life and work of Anna Morandi Manzolini / Rebecca Messbarger.

  • Messbarger, Rebecca Marie.
Date
2010
  • Books

About this work

Publication/Creation

Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 2010.

Physical description

xiii, 234 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Contents

Introduction: changing the angle of vision -- The Pope's anatomy museum -- Professing anatomy -- Re-casting -- The lady anatomist -- Esse est percipi : hands and eyes -- Beneath the fig leaf : the male reproductive system and genitalia -- Cessio ac venditio : the final years and the end of an age.

Type/Technique

Languages

  • English


Where to find it

  • LocationStatus
    History of Medicine
    BZP (Manzolini)
    Open shelves

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Identifiers

ISBN

  • 9780226520810
  • 0226520811