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What do you look like now? What will you look like then?

The 4th blog by ‘Ruth Kowslowski’, Chapter 19, The Embalmer’s Book of Recipes   Louis van Bils sold his secret recipe for embalming bodies to the States of Brabant and the University of Louvain, in 1664; it required copious quantities … Continue reading

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Making Eyes

The 3rd blog by ‘Ruth Kowslowski’ from The Embalmer’s Book of Recipes, Chapter 15   White spheres lie on cotton-wool in the compartments of a flat wooden box: blue, brown or green circles, dark centres – pot-boilers, money-spinners – artificial … Continue reading

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