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Published: 28 November 2013

336 Pages | numerous black & white and colour images


ISBN: 9780199678136

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Healthy Living in Late Renaissance Italy

Sandra Cavallo and Tessa Storey

  • Focuses on past ideas and practices of healthy living
  • Crosses disciplinary boundaries between medical history, art history, and architectural history
  • Presents a unique study of everyday life in Renaissance Italy
  • Richly illustrated
  • Shows the role of health concerns in home design and material culture