Project Page for 'NEKROKĘDEIA'

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AuthorGreenhill, Thomas
LanguageEnglish with Latin
GenreNatural Science
Project IDprojectID592afdb8b8c22
Image SourceThe Internet Archive
Last Edit of Project InfoSunday, February 4, 2018 at 12:07:45 AM   (Current Time: 01:47:01 PM)
Last State ChangeSaturday, May 5, 2018 at 12:55:02 PM
Last Forum PostSunday, May 6, 2018 at 01:15:56 PM
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His book Νεκροκηδεία or The Art of Embalming wherein is shewn the right of burial, and funeral ceremonies, especially that of preserving bodies after the Egyptian method was published in 1705. Its main concern was to advocate the importance of embalming for the burial of the aristocracy, and make it a task limited to surgeons and not "undertakers and quacks"--Wikipedia article on Thomas Greenhill (surgeon)

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