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On monsters and marvels

Ambroise ParГ©

On monsters and marvels

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Published by University of Chicago Press in Chicago .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Abnormalities, Human -- Early works to 1800,
  • Animals -- Abnormalities -- Early works to 1800

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAmbroise Paré ; translated with an introduction and notes by Janis L. Pallister.
    ContributionsPallister, Janis L.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQM691 .P3713 1982
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxxii, 224 p., [1] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4270173M
    ISBN 100226645622
    LC Control Number81016297


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On Monsters and Marvels New edition by Ambroise Pare (Author), Janis L. Pallister (Translator) out of 5 stars 4 ratings. ISBN ISBN Why is ISBN important.

ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. Cited by: Brian Jones turned me on to this one. Its a really interesting read, as Paré was chief surgeon to both Charles IX and Henri III.

The book chronicles Paré's curiosity with "monsters and marvels," whether human anomalies (Siamese twins, various additional members, lacking arms/fingers etc.), various maladies, anomalies in nature, and the like/5. Monsters Vol. 2: The Marvel Monsterbus by Stan Lee, Larry Lieber & Jack Kirby Hardcover – Aug by Stan Lee (Author), Larry Lieber (Author), Jack Kirby (Illustrator) & out of 5 stars 21 ratings.

Book 2 of 2 in the Monsters: The Marvel Monsterbus Series. See all 5/5(13). Ambroise Paré, born in France aroundwas chief surgeon to both Charles IX and Henri III. In one of the first attempts to explain birth defects, Paré produced On Monsters and Marvels, an illustrated encyclopedia of curiosities, of monstrous human and animal births, bizarre beasts, and natural phenomena.

Janice Pallister’s acclaimed English translation offers a glimpse of the. In the collected works of Ambroise Paré (c. –90), first published in French ina ‘Book of monsters and prodigies’ appears alongside other subjects including the setting of bones, the identification of parasites, and the treatment of wounds.

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