The Illustrations from the Works of Andreas Vesalius of Brussels by J. B. SaundersThe Illustrations from the Works of Andreas Vesalius of Brussels by J. B. Saunders

The Illustrations from the Works of Andreas Vesalius of Brussels

EditorJ. B. Saunders

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This definitive edition combines the best plates and text from the great anatomist's Renaissance treasures, including Tabulae Sex, De Humani Corporis Fabrica, and the Epitome. Reproduced from a rare edition, these 96 plates recapture the vitality of the originals. Includes a discussion of the illustrations, a biographical sketch of Vesalius, annotations, and translations.
Born in Brussels, Belgium, Andreas Vesalius was a Flemish anatomist whose sixteenth-century work, De humani corporis fabrica, is widely considered one of the most influential medical books. Educated at the University of Louvain, Vesalius chose the University of Paris for his medical training, where he became interested in anatomy and a...
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Title:The Illustrations from the Works of Andreas Vesalius of BrusselsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:255 pages, 12 × 9 × 0.68 inPublisher:Dover Publications

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ISBN - 10:0486209687

ISBN - 13:9780486209685

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