An Interactive Annotated World Bibliography of Printed and Digital Works in the History of Medicine and the Life Sciences from Circa 2000 BCE to 2022 by Fielding H. Garrison (1870-1935), Leslie T. Morton (1907-2004), and Jeremy M. Norman (1945- ) Traditionally Known as “Garrison-Morton”

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TALVACCHIA, Bette

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Taking positions. On the erotic in Renaissance culture.

Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 1999.

Of particular relevance to the history of medical literature is Chapter 8: "Mythology, Sexuality, and Science in Charles Estienne's Manual of Anatomy" (pp. 161-188).  This refers to Estienne's De dissectione partium corporis humani (1545). (No. 378)



Subjects: ANATOMY › Anatomical Illustration, ART & Medicine & Biology, Renaissance Medicine › History of Renaissance Medicine, SEXUALITY / Sexology › History of Sexuality / Sexology