The New Star, the New Nose: Tycho Brahe's Nasal Prosthesis: A Nosepiece for Peter

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The New Star, the New Nose: Tycho Brahe's Nasal Prosthesis : A Nosepiece for Peter. / Østermark-Johansen, Lene.

I: Renæssanceforum. Tidsskrift for renæssanceforskning, Bind 12, 21.04.2017, s. 93-105.

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Østermark-Johansen, L 2017, 'The New Star, the New Nose: Tycho Brahe's Nasal Prosthesis: A Nosepiece for Peter', Renæssanceforum. Tidsskrift for renæssanceforskning, bind 12, s. 93-105.

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Østermark-Johansen, L. (2017). The New Star, the New Nose: Tycho Brahe's Nasal Prosthesis: A Nosepiece for Peter. Renæssanceforum. Tidsskrift for renæssanceforskning, 12, 93-105.

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Østermark-Johansen L. The New Star, the New Nose: Tycho Brahe's Nasal Prosthesis: A Nosepiece for Peter. Renæssanceforum. Tidsskrift for renæssanceforskning. 2017 apr 21;12:93-105.

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Østermark-Johansen, Lene. / The New Star, the New Nose: Tycho Brahe's Nasal Prosthesis : A Nosepiece for Peter. I: Renæssanceforum. Tidsskrift for renæssanceforskning. 2017 ; Bind 12. s. 93-105.

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