Find thousands of books, manuscripts, visual materials and unpublished archives from our collections, many of them with free online access.

Extracts from 'Aphorisms'

  • Boerhaave, Hermann, 1688-1738.
Date
mid-18th century
Reference
MS.1285
Part of
Boerhaave, Hermann (1668-1738)
  • Archives and manuscripts

About this work

Description

Extracts from Boerhaave's 'Aphorisms'; notes on physics, mechanics, physiology, anatomy, marine plants, etc.: in Latin.The section on mechanics is illustrated with a few roughly drawn diagrams.

Publication/Creation

mid-18th century

Physical description

1 volume 176 ll. 4to. 201/2 x 16 cm. Original vellum binding. Some leaves have been torn out at the beginning, and in the middle of the volume.

Acquisition note

Purchased 1928.

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).

Languages

  • Latin

Where to find it

  • LocationStatusAccess
    Closed stores

Permanent link