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Rare Text Images from the Clendening Library Dionis, Pierre, Cours d'operations de chirurgie: demonstrees au Jardin royal. A Paris : Chez Laurent D'Houry, rue saint Severin, au St Esprit, vi-s-vis la rue Zacharie, 1707. Clendening Library

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This exhibit displays hundreds of images from medical and natural history texts, most of which were printed before 1800. They are organized by theme: diagnostics, human body, imaging, instruments, physician-patient culture, portraits, public health, reproduction, reproduction instruments, therapeutics. The Clendening Library encourages educational use of the images at no charge. If you wish to use images for publication or commercial purposes, higher quality (300 dpi tiff) images are available for a nominal fee by contacting the Clendening Library.