Jean Astruc was born #onthisday 19th March 1684 A.D. and died 5th May 1766 A.D. he was a professor of medicine at a place called Montpelier and Paris.

Jean wrote about his first great treatise on venereal diseases and syphilis with even a small published book which played an important role in the origins of critical textual understanding and analysis of the works of scriptures. He first showed the techniques of using textual analysis in the common place which was studied in secular classics…

 

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