Robert Knox: Further Reading
A Sketch of the Life and Writings of Robert Knox the Anatomist. Henry Lonsdale. London: Macmillan and Co., 1870.
“The “Moral Anatomy” of Robert Knox: The Interplay between Biological and Social Thought in Victorian Scientific Naturalism.” Evelleen Richards. Journal of the History of Biology 22: 373-436, 1989.
The Anatomy of Robert Knox: Murder, Mad Science, and Medical Regulation in Nineteenth-Century Edinburgh. A.W. Bates. Sussex Academic Press, 2010.
The Anatomy of Murders: Being the True and Spectacular History of Edinburgh’s Notorious Burke and Hare and of the Man of Science Who Abetted them in the Commission of their Most Heinous Crimes. Lisa Rosner. University of Pennsylvania Press, 2010.
Darwin’s Sacred Cause: How a Hatred of Slavery Shaped Darwin’s Views on Human Evolution. Adrian Desmond & James Moore. University of Chicago Press, 2011.