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The clock and the mirror : Girolamo Cardano and Renaissance medicine / Nancy G. Siraisi.

Siraisi, Nancy G. (Author).
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Eckhart Public Library - Main 610 SIR (Text) 840191000875370 Nonfiction - Main Floor Available -

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  • ISBN: 0691011893 (cloth : alk. paper)
  • Physical Description: xiv, 361 p. ; 24 cm.
  • Publisher: Princeton, NJ : Princeton University Press, 1997.

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General Note: A gift from the William H. Willennar Foundation in memory of Aileen Willennar and Alice Willennar Close, 1999.
Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references and index.
Summary, etc.: Cardano, a renowned mathematician, encyclopedist, astrologer, and autobiographers, was a medical practitioner. His writings on medicine reflect the complexity and diversity of the Renaissance medical world and his own interests in medicine.
Subject: Cardano, Girolamo, 1501-1576 > Contributions in medicine.
Cardano, Girolamo, 1501-1576 > Philosophy.
Medicine > Italy > History > 16th century.
Italy > Intellectual life > 16th century.

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