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The Sick Rose: Or: Disease and the Art of Medical Illustration

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    Available in PDF - DJVU Format | The Sick Rose: Or: Disease and the Art of Medical Illustration.pdf | Language: ENGLISH
    Richard Barnett (Author)

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The Sick Rose is a beautifully gruesome and strangely fascinating visual tour through disease in an age before colour photography. This stunning volume, combining detailed illustrations of afflicted patients from some of the world’:s rarest medical books, forms an unforgettable and profoundly human reminder of mankind’:s struggle with disease. Incorporating historic maps, pioneering charts and contemporary case notes, Richard Barnett’:s evocative overview reveals the fears and obsessions of an era gripped by epidemics.
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  • PDF | 256 pages
  • Richard Barnett (Author)
  • Thames and Hudson Ltd: 01 edition (2 Jun. 2014)
  • English
  • 10
  • Art, Architecture Photography

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