Andreas Vesalius, the humanist
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Andreas Vesalius, the humanist by Ludwig Edelstein

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Published by [Bulletin of the History of Medicine] in [Baltimore] .
Written in English


  • Vesalius, Andreas, -- 1514-1564.

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Edition Notes

Offprint from Bulletin of the history of medicine, Vol.14, No.5, 1943.

Statementby Ludwig Edelstein.
SeriesBulletin of the history of medicine -- Vol.14
The Physical Object
Number of Pages561
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15484926M

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  Andreas Vesalius was an ambitious young man who was not shy of self-publicity. Born in Flanders years ago, he had his eye on one of the most prestigious roles in medicine. He sought an appointment as personal physician to the Holy Roman Emperor, Charles V. To optimise his chances, Vesalius set out to demonstrate his extensive knowledge of the workings of the human body. De humani corporis fabrica - A Facsimile of the revised version of (On the Fabric of the Human Body) (Vol. 1 of 2) (Volume 1) [Vesalius, Andreas] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. De humani corporis fabrica - A Facsimile of the revised version of (On the Fabric of the Human Body) (Vol. 1 of 2) (Volume 1)Reviews: 5. De humani corporis fabrica libri septem (Latin for "On the fabric of the human body in seven books") is a set of books on human anatomy written by Andreas Vesalius (–) and published in It was a major advance in the history of anatomy over the long-dominant work of Galen, and presented itself as such.. The collection of books is based on his Paduan lectures, during which he. Thus wrote Andreas Vesalius in his On the Fabric of the Human Body, published in This monumental, seven-book tome is one of the most important books ever published in the history of medicine, as it revolutionized not only the science of anatomy but also the way it was taught. The “hands-on” principle of dissection—both as a method.