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from ‘Traité complet de l’anatomie de l’homme, comprenant la médecine opératoire’ by Jean-Baptiste Marc Bourgery

Fact of the Day: In humans, the average male spinal cord is in length, in females. Illustration by Marc Henri Jacob from 'Traité complet de l'anatomie de l'homme' by Marc Jean Bourgery,

Layers of anatomy

Flap Anatomy, 2011 Image from Physicians' anatomical aid : patented,[ca. On display for the Animated Anatomies exhibit.

This image comes from a 1702 anatomical atlas called The anatomy of the bodies of man and woman.    The book was the first to allow its readers to perform virtual "dissections", by lifting the flaps to reveal internal organs.

This image comes from a 1702 anatomical atlas called The anatomy of the bodies of man and woman. The book was the first to allow its readers to perform virtual "dissections", by lifting the flaps to reveal internal organs.