An image from "Making the Monster" from a Venetian book on plastic surgery, "De curtorum chirurgia per insitionem libri duo"

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Title

An image from "Making the Monster" from a Venetian book on plastic surgery, "De curtorum chirurgia per insitionem libri duo"

Description

This image is used in "Making the Monster" to describe the historical context of surgical augmentation and experimentation with transhumanity, influencing themes in Frankenstein

Creator

Catherine Newcomb

Source

From "Making the Monster" by Kathryn Harkup
Image from Wellcome Library in London

Publisher

Bloomsbury Publishing

Type

Image (Italian surgery textbook)

Files

20180521_144357 (1).jpg

Citation

Catherine Newcomb, “An image from "Making the Monster" from a Venetian book on plastic surgery, "De curtorum chirurgia per insitionem libri duo",” Frankenstein Exhibit for the 200th Anniversary, accessed April 16, 2021, https://scufrankenstein.omeka.net/items/show/13.