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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2007) 37 (1): 97–139.
Published: 01 January 2007
...Bronwen Wilson Duke University Press 2007 a Foggie diverse di vestire de’ Turchi: Turkish Costume Illustration and Cultural Translation Bronwen Wilson...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (1): 79–104.
Published: 01 January 2018
... Anatomized  95 The midwife here holds both the knowledge and the tactile skill safely to deliver what would otherwise be a difficult birth. Learned readers might have also noted the iconographic similarities between the midwife figured in this illustration and another famous anatomical woman...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (1): 1–9.
Published: 01 January 2018
... when examining biological and physiological materials. Copyright © 2018 Duke University Press 2018 Andreas Vesalius On the Fabric of the Human Body anatomy medical education anatomical illustration...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (1): 125–151.
Published: 01 January 2018
... 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): 61–78.
Published: 01 January 2018
... Würzburg, Germany The perception of Vesalius and of his role in the history of knowledge has changed in recent years. The outstanding importance of his De humani cor- poris fabrica for the history of anatomy, in general, and for the history of anatomical illustration, in particular, continues to be...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (1): 41–59.
Published: 01 January 2018
... explain the meaning of a phrase in Galen’s discussion of bloodletting, and a second illustration, but on a different point, was printed in 1539 in his letter on venesection.13 During his anatomical dissection he also displayed a chart that, so he told the students, he was intending to have printed...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (1): 105–124.
Published: 01 January 2018
... to believe that vanity prevailed over Vesalius’s consistent concern with anatomical accuracy, especially considering that one of the outstanding features of the Fabrica is its vivid and carefully proportionate illustrations. Why not then think that Vesalius consciously decided to introduce...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (1): 11–40.
Published: 01 January 2018
...Jonathan Sawday This article explores the relationship between anatomy and geography by examining the creation of “toponymical eponyms” to name both geographical and anatomical features in the period ca. 1500 – ca. 1700. The manufacture of an eponymic system to classify and catalogue features in...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2018) 48 (1): 153–182.
Published: 01 January 2018
... grounding a strongly patriarchal and hierarchi- cal social structure on the mutable body. This essay argues that Vesalius’s anatomical illustrations, especially the musclemen and bonemen series, and Spenser’s allegory of the body in book II of The Faerie Queene expose what it means for a body to be a...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2008) 38 (3): 589–610.
Published: 01 September 2008
... pestilentiali scorra (Leipzig, 1496), and Niccolò Leoniceno’s Libellus de epi- demia (Venice, 1497). In contrast to the large number of anatomical texts in the collection, herbals appear relatively late, and there are few of the path- breaking illustrated herbals of Brunfels, Fuchs, Dodoens, and Mattioli.23...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2008) 38 (3): 403–412.
Published: 01 September 2008
...-Western anatomical illustration,” the fourteenth- century Tashrih by Mansur (in a seventeenth-century manuscript copy); “a colonial American folio ledger (1771  –  75) kept by Hugh Mercer, a Freder- icksburg, Virginia, physician and apothecary”; the first edition — “a consid- erable rarity” — of...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2011) 41 (1): 93–115.
Published: 01 January 2011
..., is at the core of Mexica religion.17 This similitude with Catholicism is further emphasized by another De Bry engraving (see fig. 4). Its caption, printed above the image, explains that it illustrates the ritual of penitence performed by the Indian priests for 100 Journal of...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2001) 31 (2): 313–348.
Published: 01 May 2001
..., Jodocus Hondius’s illustration of James I’s imperial coat of arms (see fig. 1), the shield of the kings of Ireland is included among the arms “of the Severall kings that have aunciently raigned within his nowe [new] Dominions.”27 Speed distinguishes between...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2015) 45 (1): 1–6.
Published: 01 January 2015
...” figure of his sonnets? What these narratives illustrate, among hundreds of others that would have proven just as pertinent, is that dying, preparing to pass away, wishing to die, disposing of someone’s bones or ashes, and enacting funerary practices is a complicated, often ingenious and at...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2009) 39 (2): 331–373.
Published: 01 May 2009
... Alessandro Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies 39:2, Spring 2009 DOI 10.1215/10829636-2008-025  © 2009 by Duke University Press Benedetti, for instance, restated an established etymological and anatomical trope. The second chapter of his book on anatomy began with the...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2000) 30 (1): 5–40.
Published: 01 January 2000
...” in that they are not accessible to view. When used to refer to the genitalia, however, secretum carried the sense not so much that these parts are hidden (by their anatomical interiority) as that they should be hidden, both by clothing and by verbal and behavioral...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2008) 38 (3): 493–521.
Published: 01 September 2008
... depending on which sex predominated. It failed to solve a whole range of social and legal problems and left open the issue of what to do with a her- maphrodite when neither sex seemed ascendant.23 Thus, these and similar cases illustrate how birth formed the first...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2003) 33 (1): 143–177.
Published: 01 January 2003
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2006) 36 (3): 619–642.
Published: 01 September 2006
... ground of whatever form of government funds a particular author’s work. We see in these illustrations (figs. 3 – 6) from Swammerdam’s Historia insectae generalis and Hooke’s Micrographia that the architectural and communitarian aspects of bee sociology previously so riveting to the apiologist and...
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Journal of Medieval and Early Modern Studies (2000) 30 (3): 479–504.
Published: 01 September 2000
... contextually associated with the moment immediately prior to the uncanny recognition of anatomical difference: underwear in the moment of undressing; fur or velvet that symbolizes the pubic hair contiguous with the desired but absent phallus; or shoes associated with the...