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[Yiddish translation of De humani corporis fabrica librorum epitome]; [manuscript].

Title:
[Yiddish translation of De humani corporis fabrica librorum epitome] [manuscript].
Abstract:
Treatise on anatomy intended for medical students, abridged by Vesalius from his own larger work. This Yiddish translation is probably based on a pirated German translation published in Nuremberg in 1551 under the title Anatomia deudsch. Organized in the same 6 chapters as the original Latin epitome of Vesalius and the Anatomia deudsch, concerning bones and cartilage, ligaments and muscles, the digestive system, the heart, the brain, and the reproductive system.
Creator:
Vesalius, Andreas,
Description:
Lawrence J. Schoenberg & Barbara Brizdle Manuscript Initiative.
Format:
62 leaves : paper; 202 x 155 (145 x 105) mm. bound to 209 x 165 mm.
Identifier:
(OCoLC)ocn806039035; (OCoLC)806039035; (PU)5809102-penndb-Voyager
Language:
Yiddish, in Ashkenazi Hebrew characters, with a few words in Latin (f. 2r).
Provenance:
Formerly in a private collection in Israel.; Sold by Les Enluminures (Paris and Chicago) to Lawrence J. Schoenberg, Jan. 2007.; Gift of Lawrence J. Schoenberg and Barbara Brizdle Schoenberg, 2015.
Publisher:
[Germany, between 1590 and 1595?]
Relation:
Anatomia deudsch.; http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017/d/medren/5809102; http://hdl.library.upenn.edu/1017.12/366278
Subject:
Human anatomy -- Early works to 1800.; Medicine -- Early works to 1800.; Codices.; Abridgements.; Treatises.; Manuscripts, Yiddish; 16th century.; Manuscripts, European.
Type:
Manuscripts
Call Number:
LJS 485
Collection:
Lawrence J. Schoenberg Collection (University of Pennsylvania)