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[Pharmacopoeia]; [manuscript].

Title:
[Pharmacopoeia] [manuscript].
Abstract:
Collection of a large number of alchemical and medicinal preparations, some with the names of famous men attached, e.g., Glauber (f. 2v, 78v), Paracelsus (f. 9v), Matthiolus (f. 17r), Fernel (f. 23v), Galen (f. 26v), Mynsicht (f. 30v), Hippocrates (f. 46v), Sydenham (f. 79r). Alphabetical index to preparations on f. 122-140. Many of the recipes stem from an "officina Mülhausiana" (f. 27v, today Mulhouse), see the initial "M" and the note "Mülh" throughout. Others are marked "G" or "Gen," probably for Genève.
Format:
140 leaves : paper, ill.; 202 x 161 mm. bound to 207 x 167 mm.
Identifier:
(OCoLC)ocn155965524; (OCoLC)155965524; (CStRLIN)PAUR96-A137; (PU)2486480-penndb-Voyager
Language:
French and Latin.
Provenance:
Former owners include: Pedro N. Arata, Buenos Aires (stamp, f. 86r); Mario Pedro Arata (signature and stamp, inside upper cover).; Purchased, 1974.
Publisher:
[Mulhouse or Geneva, after 1722]
Subject:
Pharmacy -- Early works to 1800.; Distillation.; Medicine -- Formulae, receipts, prescriptions -- Early works to 1800.; Alchemy -- Early works to 1800.; Codices.; Prescriptions.; Recipes.; Manuscripts, French; 18th century.; Manuscripts, Latin; Manuscripts, European.
Type:
Manuscript
Personal Name:
Arata, Mario Pedro,; Arata, Pedro N.,
Call Number:
Ms. Codex 528
Collection:
Penn in Hand: Selected Manuscripts