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Medicina practica; or, Practical physick. : Shewing the method of curing the most usual diseases happening to humane bodies ... To which is added, the philosophick works of Hermes Trismegistus, Kalid Persicus, Geber Arabs, Artefius Longaevus, Nicholas Flammel, Roger Bachon, and George Ripley. All translated out of the best Latin editions, into English ... Together with a singular comment upon the first book of Hermes ... In three books.

  • Salmon, William, 1644-1713
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London : Printed by W. Bonny, for Tho. Howkins and John Harris, 1692.

Physical description

[30], 472 pages, [2], [433]-696 pages : plates ; 19 cm (8vo)


Books 2 and 3 titled Clavis alchymiae have special title pages. Book 2 has date: 1691. Some copies have 2nd t.p. dated 1692.
Copy 1 Note: Book 2 has date: 1691.
Copy 2 Note: Preface and books 2 and 3 only. Book 2 has date: 1692. Emblematic binding.

References note

Wing S434, Ferguson ii.318.
ESTC R183203
Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), S434


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