A History of Medicine

By: Castiglioni, Arturo

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1941 LANDMARK 1000-PAGE HISTORY OF MEDICINE BY ITALIAN-AMERICAN YALE PROFESSOR. 9 1/2 inches tall hardcover, blue cloth binding, gilt title to spine, xxviii, 1013 pp, index, xl, [ii], very good, no dust jacket. ARTURO CASTIGLIONI (1874 - 1953) was an Italian-born American medical historian and professor at Yale University. GARRISON-MORTON No. 6418 Storia della medicina. Milan: Soc. Ed. Unitas, 1927. This work is similar in plan and scope to that of Garrison (No. 6408). Much attention is devoted to palaeopathology, with valuable accounts of the School of Salerno, and medieval and Renaissance Italian medicine. An English translation by E. B. Krumbhaar was published in 1941 and revised in 1947; new Italian editions, 1936 and 1938.

Title: A History of Medicine

Author Name: Castiglioni, Arturo

Categories: Medicine, History, Ancient medicine,

Edition: First American edition

Publisher: New York, Alfred A. Knopf: 1941

Seller ID: 799

Keywords: medicine; history; Garrison-Morton