A Cabinet of Medical Curiosities - Bondeson, Jan, M.D. (Preface by)

Before museums there were cabinets of medical curiosities: a dried mermaid might sit next to a giant's shinbone; the skeletons of conjoined twins beside an Egyptian mummy. In this well-illustrated book, the author uses his medical expertise to explore some of these medical freaks, outright frauds and popular myths. He debunks some as mere ... Read More

A Cabinet of Medical Curiosities 1999, W. W. Norton & Company, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780393318920

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A Cabinet of Medical Curiosities 1997, I.B.Tauris, London

ISBN-13: 9781860642289

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