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Wax Anatomies in the Medical Museum

Wax Anatomies in the Medical Museum

24 November 2015, 13.00

Deep in the basement of a Victorian hospital, artist Joseph Towne worked for fifty years crafting exquisite human bodies in wax, a medium with an uncanny resemblance to human flesh.

Exhibition: The Kiss of Light

12 May - 23 October 2015

John Quekett, Victorian Microscopist

11 August 2015, 13.00

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L0003068 "Methodus medendi", Galen, 1517
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Early 16th Century Methodus medendi
Galen
Published: 1519

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A Parisian surgical dynasty and their books

31 July 2015

Why do we often sign and date our books when we acquire them? It is not surely for fear that we...

British and Irish Women's Letters and Diaries

28 July 2015

Medieval manuscripts today: enhancing the Wellcome Library’s catalogue

27 July 2015

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