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Rhinoplasty and the nose in early modern British medicine and culture / Emily Cock.

Author/Creator:
Cock, Emily author.
Publication:
Manchester : Manchester University Press, 2019.
Format/Description:
Book
viii, 315 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm.
Series:
Social histories of medicine
Social histories of medicine
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Subjects:
Rhinoplasty -- Great Britain -- History.
Rhinoplasty -- Social aspects -- Great Britain.
Nose in popular culture.
Nose -- Social aspects.
United Kingdom.
Rhinoplasty.
Great Britain.
Medical subjects:
Rhinoplasty -- history.
Nose.
Form/Genre:
History.
Contents:
Introduction: To supply the scandalous want of that obvious part
Reading and disguising faces
Taliacotian rhinoplasty
The circulation of surgical knowledge
Satirising sympathy
Dear flesh: noses on sale
Conclusion: Changing noses, changing fortunes.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 260-307) and index.
Other format:
ebook version :
ISBN:
9781526137166
152613716X
9781526137180
9781526137173
OCLC:
1099318514