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Occult physick, or The three principles in nature anotomized by a philosophical operation : taken from experience, in three books. The first of beasts, trees, herbs, and their magical and physical vertues. The second book containeth the most excellent and rare medicines for all diseases happening to the bodies both of men and women, which never yet saw light; an incomparable piece. The third and last book, is a denarian tract, shewing how to cure all diseases with ten medicaments; and the mystery of the quarternary, and quinary number opened; with a table shewing the suns rising, setting, hours of the day, hours of the night, and how many minutes are contained in a planetary hour both day and night; ... Whereunto is added a necessary tract, shewing how to judge of a disease by the affliction of the moon, upon the sight of the patients urine, with an example; ... / By W.W. philosophus; student in the cœlistial sciences.

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Occult physick
Three principles in nature anotomized by a philosophical operation


London : Printed by Tho. Leach, and are to be sold by W. Palmer, at the Palm-Tree near St. Dunstans Church in Fleetstreet, 1660.

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14 unnumbered pages, 160 pages



Dedication signed: Will. Will.
With engraved frontispiece.
Annotation on Thomason copy: "Aprill".
Reproduction of the original in the British Library.

References note

Wing (2nd ed.) W2784.
Thomason E.1737[2].

Reproduction note

Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: (Thomason Tracts ; 216:E1737[2]) s1999 miun s



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