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The earliest printed literature on syphilis : being ten tractates from the years 1495-1498, in complete facsimile / with an introduction and other accesory material by Karl Sudhoff ; adapted by Charles Singer.

  • Sudhoff, Karl, 1853-1938
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Florence : Lier, 1925.

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xlviii pages, 2 leaves, facsim.: pages 3-352 : illustrations.


Translated and adapted from the German edition: Zehn syphilis drucke aus den jahren 1495-1498


Introduction.--Schellig, K. Consilium, 1495/6.--Grünpeck, J. Tractatus de pestilentiali scorra and Hübscher tractat von dem ursprung des bösen franzos, 1496.--Leoniceno, N. Libellus de epidemia, quam vulgo morbum gallicum vocant, June 1497.--Torella, C. Tractatus cum consiliis contra pudendagram seu morbum gallicum, November 1497.-- Wildmann, J. Tractatus de pustulis, 1497.--Gilino, C. De morbo quem gallicum nuncupant, 1497.--Steber, B. A malafranzos morbo gallorum, praeservatio et cura, 1498.--Montesauro, N. De dispositionibus, quas vulgares mal franzoso appellant, 1498.--Scanaroli, A. Disputatio utilis de morbo gallico, 1498

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