Medical Didactic Poetry
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Notwithstanding Petrarch’s Invective contra medicum, which set pious, learned poets in opposition to atheistic, barbarian physicians, early modern doctors were never s…

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Haskell, Yasmin, “Medical Didactic Poetry”, in: Brill’s Encyclopaedia of the Neo-Latin World, General Editor Craig Kallendorf. Consulted online on 22 January 2019 <>
First published online: 2014
First print edition: ISBN:9789004265721

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