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Vesalius, Andreas 1514-1564

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Works: 1,272 works in 2,782 publications in 11 languages and 16,529 library holdings
Genres: Atlases  Bibliography  History  Music  Portraits  Pictorial works  Sources  Bio-bibliography  Manuscripts  Prescriptions, formulae, receipts, etc 
Roles: Author, Translator, Editor, Other, Illustrator, Contributor, Honoree, Dedicatee, Arranger, Performer, Creator, Inventor
Classifications: QM25, 611
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The epitome of Andreas Vesalius by Andreas Vesalius( Book )

98 editions published between 1542 and 2014 in 7 languages and held by 831 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This website presents Andreas Vesalius' Renaissance anatomical atlas On the Fabric of the Human Body (1543, 1555) in an exciting new way and explains the work in progress at Northwestern University to translate and annotate this historic work
Andreae Vesalii Bruxellensis De humani corporis fabrica libri septem by Andreas Vesalius( Book )

177 editions published between 1542 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 691 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This title recreates the masterpiece of science and art for the first time in a way that is understandable to 21st century readers who do not have any knowledge of Latin. The texts of both the 1543 and the 1555 editions have been translated with the utmost care by Northwestern University Professors Emeritus Daniel H. Garrison and Malcolm H. Hast, a task they completed in over 20 years of painstaking and dedicated work. Annotations give the reader keen insight into just how innovative 'De humani corporis fabrica' was, and high-resolution digital scans of the almost 300 woodcuts provide the images with a sharpness they never had before
The illustrations from the works of Andreas Vesalius of Brussels by Andreas Vesalius( Book )

43 editions published between 1934 and 1997 in English and Italian and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This definitive edition combines the best plates and text from the great anatomist's Renaissance treasures, including Tabulae Sex, De Humani Corporis Fabrica, and the Epitome. Reproduced from a rare edition, these 96 plates recapture the vitality of the originals. Includes a discussion of the illustrations, a biographical sketch of Vesalius, annotations, and translations
On the fabric of the human body. a translation of De humani corporis fabrica libri septem by Andreas Vesalius( Book )

30 editions published between 1996 and 2009 in English and held by 326 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On the fabric of the human body by Andreas Vesalius( Book )

8 editions published between 1998 and 1999 in English and held by 189 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Vesalius on the human brain [being a translation of a section of his Fabrica of 1543] by Andreas Vesalius( Book )

10 editions published in 1952 in English and Undetermined and held by 188 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Hirn / Anatomie
Andreae Vesalii Bruxellensis Icones anatomicae by Andreas Vesalius( Book )

21 editions published between 1934 and 1974 in Latin and German and held by 163 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book contains all the illus. of the Fabrica (incl. the title-pages of the 1543 and 1555 editions), and the Epitome. The plates are printed from the original wood blocks by J.S. v. Calcar, 227 of which were loaned by the University of Munich Library and one by the University of Louvain; 50 were reproduced by the photographic process; printed by Dr. W. Wiegand of the Bremer Press.--cf. Prospectus, 2 l. at end
The fabric of the human body : an annotated translation of the 1543 and 1555 editions by Andreas Vesalius( Book )

13 editions published between 2013 and 2014 in English and held by 136 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This title recreates the masterpiece of science and art for the first time in a way that is understandable to 21st century readers who do not have any knowledge of Latin. The texts of both the 1543 and the 1555 editions have been translated with the utmost care by Northwestern University Professors Emeritus Daniel H. Garrison and Malcolm H. Hast, a task they completed in over 20 years of painstaking and dedicated work. Annotations give the reader keen insight into just how innovative 'De humani corporis fabrica' was, and high-resolution digital scans of the almost 300 woodcuts provide the images with a sharpness they never had before
Andreae Vesalii Bruxellensis, invictissimi Caroli V. Imperatoris medici, De humani corporis fabrica libri septem by Andreas Vesalius( Book )

30 editions published between 1555 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 115 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The 1555 edition of Vesalius' Fabrica contains Vesalius's final revisions of the text, along with significant typographical improvements and refinements. The printer, Oporinus, set the second folio edition in larger type (forty-nine instead of fifty-seven lines per page), which required recutting of all the small initial letters so that they could fit seven lines of the new type. Oporinus also used heavier and finer paper for the second edition, and improved the presswork so that the second edition is a superior example of bookmaking. Why Oporinus substituted an obviously inferior recutting of the masterful woodcut frontispiece, originally used in the 1543 edition, remains one of the many unsolved mysteries associated with the publication of this work
On the fabric of the human body. a translation of De humana corporis fabrica libri septem by Andreas Vesalius( Book )

9 editions published between 2001 and 2002 in English and held by 102 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Compendiosa totius anatomie delineatio by Thomas Geminus( Book )

31 editions published between 1545 and 1559 in Latin and English and held by 91 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Geminus, whose family name was Lambert or Lambrit, emigrated to England about 1540, where he practiced the arts of engraving, printing and instrument making, and also served (despite his lack of formal training) as royal physician to Henry VIII. He introduced to the English the use of copperplate engraving for book illustration, a technique he probably brought with him from his native Belgium. A few months before the publication of the Compendiosa, Geminus produced the first engraved book illustrations published in England: two small copperplates, also copied from Vesalius, made for Thomas Raynalde's 1545 revision of The Byrth of Mankynde. The Compendiosa, with its forty copperplates, was the second English book illustrated with copperplates, and the first to contain an engraved title-page, which has been called the first engraving of any artistic importance produced in England.--J. Norman, 2006
Vesalius, the China root epistle : a new translation and critical edition by Andreas Vesalius( Book )

13 editions published between 2013 and 2015 in English and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"In this work on the discovery and therapeutic use of the china root in the treatment of syphilis, Vesalius described the first attempt to formulate methods of identification of an exotic drug. He also offered physicians an opportunity to determine whether or not a drug coming into common use might be adulterated. The work contains Vesalius's defense of his anatomical methods and doctrines as described in the Fabrica (No. 375), as well as important autobiographical data."--Garrison & Morton (1991)
Vesalii icones : for dancer, solo cello, and instrumental ensemble by Peter Maxwell Davies( )

1 edition published in 1978 and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bloodletting letter of 1539; an annotated translation and study of the evolution of Vesalius's scientific development, by John B. de C.M. Saunders and Charles Donald O'Malley by Andreas Vesalius( Book )

5 editions published between 1946 and 1947 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Résumé de ses livres sur la fabrique du corps humain Andreae Vesalii bruxellensis suorum de humani corporis fabrica librorum epitome by Andreas Vesalius( Book )

13 editions published between 1543 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 70 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Abubetri Rhazae Maomethi, ob usum experientiamque multiplicem, et ob certissimas ex demonstrationibus logicis indicationes, ad omnes praeter naturam affectus, atque etiam propter remediorum uberrimam materiam, summi medici opera exquisitiora by Abū Bakr Muḥammad ibn Zakarīyā Rāzī( Book )

21 editions published between 1544 and 1973 in Latin and Undetermined and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Rhazes / Medizin / Mittelalter
Compendios a totius anatomie delineatio, aere exarata: per Thomam Geminum by Thomas Geminus( Book )

4 editions published in 1553 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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The illustrations from the works of Andreas Vesalius of Brussels
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André Vésale

André Vesalio

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Ανδρέας Βεσάλιος

Андреас Везалий

Андреас Везалиус

Андреас Везалијус

Андреас Везалій

Андрэас Везалій

Везалий А

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אנדריאס וסאליוס

וזליוס, אנדריאס 1514-1564

أندرياس فيزاليوس

آندرئاس وزالیوس

ئەندریاس ڤێزالیوس

आण्ड्रियेस् वेसेलियस्

आंद्रेयेस विसेलियस

আন্দ্রে ভেসালিআস

ആൻഡ്രെയാസ് വിസേലിയസ്

แอนเดรียส เวซาเลียส

ဗီဆေးလိယပ်၊ အန်းဒရိယ

안드레아스 베살리우스

アンドレアス・ヴェサリウス

ヴェサリウス

ヴェサリウス, アンドレアス

安德雷亚斯·维萨里

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The illustrations from the works of Andreas Vesalius of BrusselsOn the fabric of the human body. a translation of De humani corporis fabrica libri septemOn the fabric of the human body