Pharmacopoea Persica ex idiomate Persico in Latinum conversa. ... : Opus missionariis, mercatoribus, caeterisque regionum Orientalium lustratoribus necessarium; nec non Europaeis nationibus perutile. Accedunt in fine specimen notarum in Pharmacopoeam Persicam; tum indices duo; alter pharmaceuticus, compositiones in hoc opere contentas indigitans; alter pathologicus, remedia ad singulos morbos ostendens.

M. DC. LXXXI. [1681]
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Lutetiae Parisiorum : Typis Stephani Michallet, ad insigne Sancti Pauli, viâ Jacobeâ, M. DC. LXXXI. [1681]

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6 unnumbered pages, 58 pages, 6 unnumbered pages, 370 pages, 28 unnumbered pages ; 8vo (20 cm)


Errata on leaf chi1r.
Parallel title in Persian? between main title and subtitle on t.p.
Translated into Latin from the original Persian by Father Angelus de Sanctu Josepho. Some of the preliminary Privileges are in French and Italian.
Biblical quotations on t.p. verso enclosed in a decorative cartouche.
Signatures: ã-õ⁸ ũ⁴ ( -ũ4; =chi1?) A-2A⁸ 2B⁶ chi² ( -chi2).
Includes indexes.
Ornament on t.p., head- and tail-pieces, initials.
Copy 1. Note: Bound in 20th century marbled papers, calf spine and corners. Book label of John Lawson M.D. of Sion College dated 1705 reattached to modern pastedown. Stamp of Sion College Library on t.p. verso, and sale stamp 1938.
Copy 2. Note: Bound in 18th century calf, decorative gold tooling on spine and board edges.

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