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[Materia medica]; [manuscript].

Title:
[Materia medica] [manuscript].
Abstract:
Compendium of medical recipes and treatments, with many notes on dosage for children and infants. Includes emetics, purgatives, carminatives, stomachics, febrifuges, emollients, diuretics, emmenagogues, elixirs, etc. Incomplete table of contents (f. 1r-2v).
Format:
212 leaves : paper; 136 x 95 mm. bound to 134 x 92 mm.
Identifier:
(OCoLC)ocn155985557; (OCoLC)155985557; (CStRLIN)PAUR98-A6693; (PU)2487581-penndb-Voyager
Language:
English, with a few recipes in Latin.
Provenance:
Sold by Philadelphia Rare Books and Manuscripts, 1998.
Publisher:
[England, ca. 1748-1749]
Subject:
Pharmacy -- England -- 18th century.; Medicine -- Formulae, receipts, prescriptions -- Early works to 1800.; Codices.; Recipes.; Manuscripts, English; 18th century.; Manuscripts, European.
Type:
Manuscript
Call Number:
Ms. Codex 752
Collection:
Penn in Hand: Selected Manuscripts