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La kinakina, e le di lei stupende qualita : con la maniera di servirsene, in tutte le febbri, per ogni sorte d'età, sesso, e complessione aggiuntovi il nuovo metodo scuoperto dal famoso dottore Elvetio, per servirsi di quell 'efficacissimo rimedio, senza nulla prendere per bocca. Il tutto portato dal francese in italiano.

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Also known as

Les admirables qualitez du kinkina. 1694.


Parma : Giuseppe dall'Oglio, e Francesco Maria Rosati, 1694.

Physical description

14 unnumbered pages, xvii, 1 unnumbered page, 154 pages, 2 unnumbered pages, 1 unnumbered folded leaf of plates : coat of arms (woodcut) ; 16 cm (8vo)


Translation by Carlo Ricani of Les admirables qualitez du kinkina (Paris, 1689)
Sir Robert Talbor's cures form the main subject of the work, which is sometimes attributed to him (eg. by the Surg.-Gen. Cat), but this is erroneous.--cf. Barbier, A.A. Ouvrages anonymes.


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