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Artisans of the body in early modern Italy reviewed by Katharine Park

Summer 2010, Artisans of the body in early modern Italy is NEW IN PAPERBACK!

‘A phenomenally detailed picture of the lives of barbers and surgeons, based not on the prescriptive regulations of guilds or colleges, but on the careers, work and family relationships of the individuals involved . . . . Cavallo’s work provides a splendid model for further research.’

Katharine Park, Department of the History of Science, Harvard University

To read the full review please follow https://shm.oxfordjournals.org/cgi/content/full/hkp076

More reviews for this title can be found here….

Histoire sociale/Social history review (Volume 42, Number 84, November, on p. 490) by E. Cohen https://www.utpjournals.com/hssh/hssh.html

For Jacobson Schutte’s review in Renaissance Quarterly (63:1, Spring 2010, pp. 239-40) https://www.journals.uchicago.edu/toc/rq/2010/63/1

For the Medical History review by Patrick Wallis, London School of Economics & Political Science follow https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2706060/

Fellow MUP author, Evelyn Welch, reviews Artisans of the body in History Workshop journal https://muse.jhu.edu/journals/history_workshop_journal/v068/68.welch.html

Rebecca Messbarger writes for The American Historical Review https://www.journals.uchicago.edu/doi/abs/10.1086/ahr.114.4.1184?journalC

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