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The practice of physick. In seventeen several books. Wherein is plainly set forth, the nature, cause, differences, and several sorts of signs; together with the cure of all diseases in the body / By Nicholas Culpeper ... Abdiah Cole ... and William Rowland ... Being chiefly a translation of the works of that learned and renowned doctor, Lazarus Riverius ... To which are added, Four books containing five hundred and thirteen observations of famous cures. By the same author. And a fifth book of Select medicinal counsels. By John Fernelius. With a table of the principal matters treated of therein. As also a physical dictionary, explaining the hard words used in these books.

  • Rivière, Lazare, 1589-1655
  • Books

About this work


London : Printed by J. Streater & sold by G. Sawbridge, 1672.

Physical description

645 (i.e. 518) pages, 1 leaf, 463 pages, 32 unnumbered pages : engr. frontispiece (portraits) ; (folio)


Paging irregular
The "Four books" have special t.p. and separate paging

References note

Wing R1563
ESTC R214736
Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), R1563


  • English

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