A compilation of Edward Gorey and his rather gothic poems and illustrations.
Dissection of cadaver at Yale Medical School 1910.
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In 1870, a French ophthalmologist named Edouard Meyer included a series of photos in his textbook on surgery. The film of the era was too “slow” to take photos of actual operations, so he staged photos using cadavers. In this photo, a clamp holds the eye open to show where a scalpel should be positioned to remove a cataract.
Senor Wences (Ventriloque)
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Hans Christian Andersen in his study in Nyhavn 18, Copenhagen