"A fascinating combination of text and illustration and of literary, medical, and scientific information. A thoughtful history by an author who knows his material well and has a sympathetic understanding of human beings as well as a lively sense of humor."Gilman, Sander L. is the author of 'Making the Body Beautiful A Cultural History of Aesthetic Surgery', published 2001 under ISBN 9780691070537 and ISBN 0691070539.
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