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Professor of Secrets : Mystery, Medicine, and Alchemy in Renaissance Italy

Baker & Taylor

Professor of Secrets : Mystery, Medicine, and Alchemy in Renaissance Italy

$26.00
A riveting tale explores the Renaissance era's medicine and culture through the life of the first "celebrity doctor," whose miracle cures and larger-than-life personality drew both adoration and scorn. By the author of the Pulitzer Prize-nominated Science and the Secrets of Nature: Books of Secrets in the Medieval and Early Modern Culture.