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Markhams master-piece, contayning all knowledge belonging to the smith, farrier, or horse-leech, touching the curing of all diseases in horses ... Being divided into two books: the first containing all cures physical: the second, all belonging to chirurgery ... / Written by Gervas Markham.

  • Markham, Gervase, 1568?-1637.
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London : Printed by W. Wilson and sold by G. Sawbridge, 1662.

Physical description

8 unnumbered leaves (including engr. title page), 591 pages, 11 pages, 12 unnumbered leaves (last blank) : add. engr. title page, woodcuts (one folded), illustrations ; (4to)


Novv the ninth time nevvly imprinted /


Added illustrated t.p. signed: Ren. Elstrak sculpsit
Book 2 has special t.p.: The second book; containing all cures chirurgical ... London, W. Wilson, 1662
Copy 1 Note: Last (blank) leaf and fldg. woodcut wanting. Bookplate of Godfrey Meynell Langley [1779-1854]

References note

Wing M661
Poynter 20.9
ESTC R42157
Wing, M661


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