The Smile Stealers

The Smile Stealers The Fine + Foul Art of Dentistry

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This work follows the evolution of dentistry throughout the world from the Bronze Age to the present day, presenting captivating and grim illustrations of the tools and techniques of dentistry through the ages. Organised chronologically, it interleaves gruesome technical illustrations and paintings from the Wellcome Collection's unique archive of material from Europe, America and the Far East with seven authoritative and eloquent themed articles from medical historian Richard Barnett.

Book information

ISBN: 9780500519110
Publisher: Thames and Hudson Ltd
Imprint: Thames & Hudson
Pub date:
DEWEY: 617.609
DEWEY edition: 23
Number of pages: 255
Weight: 956g
Height: 178mm
Width: 247mm
Spine width: 30mm