A Guide for the Incurably Curious
by Marek Kohn, “one of the best science
writers we have” (Andrew Brown, the 'Guardian').
Celebrating the treasure trove that is
Wellcome Collection, this beautifully illustrated souvenir guide
traces the history of Henry Wellcome’s collections and explores key
themes in medicine, art and life from antiquity to the present day.
The book features more than 200 images, as well as compelling
Buy it at Blackwell's at Wellcome Collection,
online with Blackwell's.
Marek Kohn reflects on some mysterious glimpses
into medical history on the Wellcome Collection blog.