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Blass Family

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Early 17th century
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Arzneibuch : written by several hands, in a South German dialect. An inserted slip, by the same hand as that of part of the text, contains the names of various members of the Blass Family, and the name of Marcus Blass is written inside the lower cover. Inside the upper cover are the initials MB, and the names of Philipp, Caspar and Marcus Blass.


Early 17th century

Physical description

1 volume 104 pp. [wrongly numbered 99] + 91. 4to. 181/2 x 15 cm. Original stamped pigskin binding over wooden boards, part of both metal clasps misisng. Some leaves cut out at the end.


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Purchased 1929.

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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).


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