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Leonellus, Florentzola (& others)

  • Leonellus, Florentzola
c. 1520
  • Archives and manuscripts

About this work


Collection of medical receipts: in Latin. The date 1517 is found on fol. 36, and 1518 on fol. 101. There are a few entries possibly by a slightly later 16th cent. hand. Produced in [Florence?].


c. 1520

Physical description

1 volume 177 ff. + 4 un-numbered ll. 4to. 211/2 X 131/2 cm. Modern paper covers. Ff. 1, 169-171 are wanting. The un-numbered ll. are between fol. 175 and fol. 176, and their upper halves have been torn away. Some leaves are probably missing at the end.


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Acquisition note

Purchased 1910.

Biographical note

The Compiler of this collection seems to have been a Physician or Apothecary, most probably at Florence, though there are also numerous references to Bologna.

Finding aids

Database description transcribed from S.A.J. Moorat, Catalogue of Western Manuscripts on Medicine and Science in the Wellcome Historical Medical Library (London: Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine, 1962-1973).


  • Latin

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