Additional Reading



Avicenna A treatise on the Canon of medicine of Avicenna, incorporating a translation of the first book, by O.Cameron Gruner. Avicenna, 980-1037.

Da Carpi, Berengario. A Short Introduction to Anatomy, (ca. 1460-1530)


Anatomical Procedure, or a Survey of the Dissection of the Human Body, Andres de Laguna, 1535

Anatomical Notes by the GreatAlexander Achillinus of Bologna, Alexander Achillinus, 1520.

Galen On the usefulness of the Parts of the Body. De usu partium. Translated from the Greek with an introduction and commentary by Margaret Tallmadge May. Galen. a translation of an edition edited by G. Helmreich and published in 1907-09.

Leonardo da Vinci On the Human Body: the anatomical, physiological, and embryological drawings of Leonardo da Vinci; with translations, emendations, and a biographical introd., by Charles D. O'Malley and J. B. de C. M. Saunders. Leonardo, da Vinci, 1452-1519.

Lind Studies in pre-Vesalian anatomy, biography, translations, documents, [by] L. R. Lind. [

Lectures on the whole of anatomy: an annotated translation of Prelectiones anatomiae universalis, by C.D. O'Malley, F.N.L. Poynter and K.F. Russell. Harvey, William, 1578-1657.

Human anatomy: color atlas and text / J.A. Gosling, P.F. Harris, J.R. Humpherson, I. Whitmore, P.L.T. Willan; photography by A.L. Bentley, J.L. Hargreaves. 1996.

The Anatomy of Master Nicolaus (ca. 1150-1200), in George W. Corner, Anatomical Texts of the Earlier Middle Ages (Washington, D.C: CarnegieInstitute of Washington, 1927; reprint, NY: AMS Press, n.d.), pp. 67-86.;]]

Helkiah Crooke, Micorcosmographia, 1631

Thomas Raynalde, The Birth of Mankynde, otherwyse named the womans booke, 1540

James Guillimeau, The Nursing of Children, 1612

The Problems of Aristotle, 1670

Jane Sharp, The Compleat Midwife's Companion, Or the Art of Mimdwifry Improv'd, 3rd ed., 1724 (from the Body in Parts--Carla Mazzi)

Roberts, K.B. and J. D. W. Tomlinson. The Fabric of the Body, European Traditions of Anatomical Illustration. (Oxford University Press, 1992).

Rene Descartes, Treatise of Man

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