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Published: 07 April 2011

256 Pages | 30 black and white illustrations


ISBN: 9780199584581

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Morbid Curiosities

Medical Museums in Nineteenth-Century Britain

Samuel J.M.M. Alberti

  • Incorporates extensive research across a range of disciplines which allows inter-disciplinary study, especially between history of medicine, museology, and anthropology
  • The first comprehensive study of nineteenth-century medical museums in Britain
  • Richly illustrated with many previously unpublished figures