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leechbook or collection of medical recipes of the fifteenth century

leechbook or collection of medical recipes of the fifteenth century

the text of ms. no. 136 of the Medical society of London, together with a transcript into modern spelling

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Published by Macmillan and Co., limited in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Materia medica -- Early works to 1800,
  • Medicine -- Early works to 1800,
  • Medicine -- Formulae, receipts, prescriptions

  • Edition Notes

    Statementtranscribed and edited with an introduction, notes and appendix by Warren R. Dawson
    ContributionsDawson, Warren R. 1888-, Royal Society of Literature (Great Britain), Medical Society of London. Library.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination4 p. 1., 344, [1] p.
    Number of Pages344
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14710982M
    LC Control Number34031259

      The belief in aqua vitae as a panacea is perhaps best highlighted in Warren R Dawson’s compilation of manuscripts, A Leechbook or Collection of Medical Recipes of the Fifteenth Century. Here aqua vitae is listed as a key ingredient for anything from shoulder pain to wounds, and even deafness, as Bower translates.   Medieval eyesalve joins modern fight against antibiotic-resistant bacteria By David Szondy J A Medieval Anglo-Saxon medical book in the British Library may hold the key to finding new ways to combat antibiotic-resistant bacteria. Scientists at the University of Warwick have found.

      Discover Book Depository's huge selection of R Dawson books online. Free delivery worldwide on over 20 million titles. A Leechbook or Collection of Medical Recipes of the Fifteenth Century Warren R Dawson. 10 Sep Paperback. US$ Add to basket. A Leechbook or Collection of Medical Recipes of the Fifteenth Century   The East Asian collection holds approximately 3, books, manuscripts, prints, photographs, and pieces of ephemera from Japan, China, and Korea dating from the 15thth century. Nearly 1, items date from before The Library has recently begun a project to catalog the East Asian collection online using vernacular characters.

    Manuscript has been disbound, each leaf mounted in a paper frame, and silked. Gold stamping on cover: Manuscript Collection of Medical Tracts and Receipts Latin and English. 15th century Written in England in the 15th(?) c. Schullian and De Ricci give 15th ; Mayer dates it to early 14th-early 15th c., with fol. about Thomas.   In , our team published a pilot study on a 1,year old recipe called Bald’s eyesalve from “Bald’s Leechbook,” an Old English medical text. .


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This article examines a fifteenth-century remedy book, Oxford, Bodleian Library, Rawlinson c.and describes its collection of medieval medical prescriptions. The recipes are organised broadly from head to toe, and often several remedies are offered for the same complaint.

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Get this from a library. A Leechbook or collection of medical recipes of the fifteenth century; the text of Ms. of the Medical Society of London, together with a transcript into modern spelling. [Warren R Dawson; Medical Society of London.

Library.;]. Bald’s Leechbook is a large collection of medical remedies in Old English. Its recipes are drawn from Greek and Roman authors and late Antique authors such as Alexander of Tralles (died c.

) as well as physicians with Anglo-Saxon names such as Oxa and Dun. A leechbook or collection of medical recipes of the fifteenth century ; the text of ms. of the Medical society of London, together with a transcript into modern spelling / Corporate Author: Royal Society of Literature (Great Britain).

Warren R. Dawson (ed.), A Leechbook or Collection of Medical Recipes of the Fifteenth Century (London: Macmillan, ). Google Scholar Jennifer Evans, Aphrodisiacs, Fertility and Medicine in Early Modern England, (Woodbridge: Boydell and Brewer, ).

This article examines a fifteenth-century remedy book, Oxford, Bodleian Library, Rawlinson c. and describes its collection of medieval medical prescriptions. The recipes are organised broadly from head to toe, and often several remedies are offered for the same complaint. 19 For an excellent analysis of one late medieval recipe collection used by early modern readers, see Connolly, Margaret, “ Evidence for the Continued Use of Medieval Medical Prescriptions in the Sixteenth Century: A Fifteenth-Century Remedy Book and Its Later Owner,” Medical Hist.

A leechbook or collection of medical recipes of the fifteenth century: The text of MS. of the medical society of London, together with a transcript into. Bald’s Leechbook is thought to be one of the earliest English medical texts, offering advice on diagnosis and treatment and a collection of recipes for herbal.

Most of the reason is because I come across wonderful sources like Bald’s Leechbook. Bald’s Leechbook is an Anglo-Saxon medical manual. Medieval medicine in Western Europe was composed of a mixture of existing ideas from antiquity.

In the Early Middle Ages, following the fall of the Western Roman Empire, standard medical knowledge was based chiefly upon surviving Greek and Roman texts, preserved in monasteries and elsewhere. Medieval medicine is widely misunderstood, thought of as a uniform attitude composed of placing hopes.

Medical Society of London. Library., Mss. () Title(s): A Leechbook or collection of medical recipes of the fifteenth century; the text of Ms. of the Medical Society of London, together with a transcript into modern spelling,transcribed and ed.

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