The courtiers' anatomists : animals and humans in Louis XIV's Paris (Book, 2015) [WorldCat.org]
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The courtiers' anatomists : animals and humans in Louis XIV's Paris

Author: Anita Guerrini
Publisher: Chicago (Ill.) ; London : The University of Chicago Press. copyright 2015
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Explores the relationships between empiricism and theory, human and animal. The author reveals how anatomy and natural history were connected through animal dissection and vivisection. She tell the  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Claude Perrault; Joseph-Guichard Duverney
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anita Guerrini
ISBN: 9780226247663 022624766X
OCLC Number: 931618890
Description: 1 vol. (XIV-344 p.) : ill., plans, fac-sim. ; 24 cm.
Responsibility: Anita Guerrini.

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"Guerrini ably shows how anatomy emerged as a science within the institutional and courtly spaces of Louis XIV's France. Her beautifully illustrated and richly woven account explores the relationship Read more...

 
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