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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (1): 153–182.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Amanda Taylor The sixteenth century witnessed the publication of landmark texts on anatomy and allegory: De humani corporis fabrica or On the Fabric of the Human Body by Andreas Vesalius in 1543 and The Faerie Queene by Edmund Spenser, published first in 1590. Each of these texts has received...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (1): 105–124.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Pablo Maurette In the preface to De humani corporis fabrica (1543), Andreas Vesalius explains to Charles V why it is indispensable for anatomists to be trained in the practice of dissection. This strong vindication of manual labor, hitherto considered menial and dishonorable for physicians, is one...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (1): 1–9.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Valeria Finucci In 1543 Andreas Vesalius published his landmark work of anatomy, On the Fabric of the Human Body , which delved inside the human body to see what made it work. Vesalius’s illustrations of body parts were based on what could be seen with the eyes through the practice of dissection...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (1): 61–78.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Michael Stolberg Drawing on the personal notebooks of three medical students who studied in Padua in the late 1540s and early 1550s, this essay examines the contents and methods of anatomical teaching of Andreas Vesalius’s successors and in particular that of Antonio Fracanzani and Gabriele...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (1): 41–59.
Published: 01 January 2018
... for revision. Newly discovered notes by Vesalius also show him changing his mind about a new edition of the Principles of Anatomy and moving toward a very different anatomical treatise. Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press 2018 Andreas Vesalius Tabulae sex anatomicae Institutionum anatomicae...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (1): 125–151.
Published: 01 January 2018
... of surgery, a field that would eventually extend to artificial body parts, cosmetics, and prosthetics of all kinds. Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press 2018 Andreas Vesalius early modern anatomy surgery printed anatomical illustration medical education...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (1): 79–104.
Published: 01 January 2018
... modern debates over who could read and interpret the female body. Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press 2018 Andreas Vesalius early modern midwifery anatomy female reproduction medical authority...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (2): 451–453.
Published: 01 May 2016
... Edited by Valeria Finucci Volume 48 / Number 1 / January 2018 In 1543 Andreas Vesalius published his landmark work of anatomy, On the Fabric of the Human Body, which delved inside of the human body to see what made it work. Vesalius’s illustrations of body parts were based on what could be seen...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (3): 669–671.
Published: 01 September 2016
... The Languages of Anatomy Edited by Valeria Finucci Volume 48 / Number 1 / January 2018 In 1543 Andreas Vesalius published his landmark work of anatomy, On the Fabric of the Human Body, which delved inside of the human body to see what made it work. Vesalius’s illustrations of body parts were based...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (1): 11–40.
Published: 01 January 2018
... inhabiting both a particular body and the world at large.”11 Ramachandran points out how many Renaissance cartographers were trained as physicians, and she speculates that the cartographer Gerardus Mercator (1512 – 1594) and the anatomist Andreas Vesalius (1514 – 1564) may have known one another...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2008) 38 (3): 589–610.
Published: 01 September 2008
... recognized as the most famous medical poem. This first edition is a considerable rarity.31 Anatomies The early anatomies in the collection center on Andreas Vesalius and the numerous editions of his work.32 One of the most influential of all pre- Vesalian works, Anathomia, by Mondino dei Luzzi...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2024) 54 (1): 9–32.
Published: 01 January 2024
... and medical sources, especially when it came to anatomy. In his Edificio del corpo humano , for instance, Sansovino makes constant reference to Andreas Vesalius's De humani corporis fabrica , published in 1543. 20 In the framework of this literary production, vernacular humanistic dialogues, with eminent...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (3): 615–634.
Published: 01 September 2015
... Law, Poems from the Early 618  Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies / 45.3 / 2015 Notebook. Edited by Jan Ross. Cambridge: D. S. Brewer, 2014. xxxvii, 335 pp.; 4 plates. $120.00. Vesalius, Andreas. Vesalius: The China Root Epistle; A New Translation and Critical Edition [Epistola...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2016) 46 (1): 141–165.
Published: 01 January 2016
... significantly revised it, however, in 1552, in the light of Andreas Vesalius’s seminal anatomy textbook, De humani corporis fabrica (Basel, 1543). After this publication, the soul, for Melanchthon, was filtered through the newly complex wonder of the human body, that great organic masterpiece...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2010) 40 (2): 325–346.
Published: 01 May 2010
... cen- tury understood why hair biologically grew on faces in the first place. Con- sider, for instance, the argument presented by the eminent physician and anatomist Alessandro Benedetti (ca. 1450  –  1512). In his Anatomice (1502), composed about half a century before Andreas Vesalius’s...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2013) 43 (3): 599–621.
Published: 01 September 2013
...- mist and university professor Andreas Vesalius stated that when physicians relegated “manual operation” to barbers and surgeons, whom they regarded as “hardly better than slaves,” doctors “estranged themselves from the most important and most ancient branch of the art of medicine, that which...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (2): 331–373.
Published: 01 May 2009
... is the artifice. The combination of wit and self-conscious play with an act signify- ing plentiful, joyous fluidity recurs in Lotto’s other renditions. His portrait of Andrea Odoni (1527) juxtaposes two bronze statuettes in a collection of antiquities, one showing Hercules mingens, whose piss arcing...