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Emily Cock

's De decoratione (Frankfurt: 1587), which included an explanation of the procedure from Tagliacozzi. Among these witnesses, I pause on the Plymouth surgeon James Yonge, whose flap amputation technique – as he begrudgingly conceded – shared technical and conceptual ground with Tagliacozzi's use of skin flaps to rebuild the nose, lip, or ear. Distinguishing between the success of Yonge's method and the derogation of Tagliacozzi's can help to show the particular problems faced by surgeons sympathetic to Taliacotian rhinoplasty in early modern Britain. Chirurgorum

in Rhinoplasty and the nose in early modern British medicine and culture
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Emily Cock

posthumously appended, for his attitudes towards plastic surgery techniques and the treatment of stigmatised (especially poxed) patients more broadly. Charles’ brother, Francis, also owned copies of Tagliacozzi's book, and I propose him as the anonymous translator and editor responsible for the inclusion of De curtorum chirurgia in Chirurgorum comes . I also examine the diary and surgical treatises of James Yonge (1647–1721), a Plymouth naval surgeon who publicised the use of a skin flap in amputations, for his strategic differentiation of his procedure from Taliacotian

in Rhinoplasty and the nose in early modern British medicine and culture