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The method of phisick, : containing the causes, signes, and cures of inward diseases in mans body from the head to the foote. Whereunto is added, the forme and rule of making remedies and medicines, which our physitions commonly vse at this day ... / By Philip Barrough.

Barrough, Philip, active 1590.
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Imprinted at London : By Richard Field, and are to be sold in Paules Church yard at the signe of the brasen Serpent, 1596.

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16 unnumbered pages, 484 pages, 8 unnumbered pages ; 4to (19 cm)


The third edition corrected and augmented, with two other bookes newly added by the author.


With four final contents leaves.
Signatures: A-2H⁸ 2I⁶.
Copy 1 Note: Lacks sig. B1. Inscription at head of t.p.: 'Georgii Bareigii [?] Book of Dy[...] [illegible]'. Inscription on t.p. verso: 'George Cayley M.D. Ripon 180[? illegible] Given to him by Mr Edward Coates'. MS letter (loose) from Edward Coates presenting book to Dr Cayley dated June 29th 1803.

Publications note

STC (2nd ed.), 1510
ESTC (RLIN), S100963
ESTC S114400
STC (2nd ed.), 1509


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