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Hospital of Coimbra, Portugal

  • Hospital of Coimbra, Portugal
c. 1861
  • Archives and manuscripts

About this work


'Formulario geral do Hospital de Coimbra'. List of 311 simples and compound medicines in the Hospital, with notes on their preparation (ff. 1-51). Followed by an index by types of medicines, and additional pharmaceutical formulae, many of them attributed to Dr Ribeiro [probably Dr José Gomes Ribeiro, Director dos Hospitaes at the Hospital]. Bound in before f.1 is a printed sheet, 'Regulamento para as dietas nos hospitaes da Universidade'.


c. 1861

Physical description

1 volume Partly lithographed. 1 volume: 222 × 148 mm., i, 81 ff. Modern cloth binding.

Acquisition note

Purchased from Livraria Castro e Silva, Lisbon, 1975.

Finding aids

Database description taken from that in: Richard Palmer, Catalogue of Western Manuscripts in the Wellcome Library for the History & Understanding of Medicine: Western Manuscripts 5120-6244 (London: The Wellcome Library for the History & Understanding of Medicine, 1999).


  • Portuguese

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