The Sick Rose

Or; Disease and the Art of Medical Illustration



ISBN: 9780500517345 Category:

Richard Barnett

Additional information

Weight 987 g
Dimensions 17.7 x 24.3 cm
Publisher name Thames and Hudson Ltd
Publication date 1 April 2014
Number of pages 256
Format Hardback
Dimensions 17.7 x 24.3 cm
Weight 987 g
Richard Barnett studied medicine before becoming a historian. His writing has appeared in The Lancet, The London Magazine and The Natural Death Handbook. His first book, Medical London: City of Diseases, City of Cures, was published in 2008 and was a Book of the Week on BBC Radio 4. His second book, The Sick Rose, published by Thames & Hudson, was the winner of The British Book Design and Production Awards. Richard has also appeared on BBC4's 'The Beauty of Anatomy'. He is currently Director of studies in History, Pembroke-King's Programme, University of Cambridge and Honorary Research Fellow, UCL.