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Author Getz, Faye M
Title Healing and Society in Medieval England : A Middle English Translation of the Pharmaceutical Writings of Gilbertus Anglicus
Imprint Madison : University of Wisconsin Press, 1991
©1991
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Descript 1 online resource (456 pages)
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Series Wisconsin Publications in the History of Science and Medicine Ser. ; v.8
Wisconsin Publications in the History of Science and Medicine Ser
Note Intro -- Contents -- Preface -- Introduction -- I. Historical Background -- II. The Practice of Medicine in the Middle English Gilbertus Anglicus -- III. The Middle English Gilbertus Anglicus and Its Relationship to Middle English Recipe Collections -- IV. The Middle English Gilbertus Anglicus as a Translation -- V. Gilbertus Anglicus and the Latin Text -- VI. Description of the Manuscript -- VII. Editing the Manuscript -- VIII. The Middle English Gilbertus Anglicus as Part of a Compendium -- IX. Conclusion -- The Middle English Gilbertus Angelicus from Wellcome MS 537 -- I. The Head -- II. The Eyes -- III. The Eyelids and Lashes -- IV. The Ears -- V. The Nose -- VI. The Mouth -- VII. The Teeth -- VIII. The Tongue and Throat -- IX. The Upper Chest -- X. The Lungs -- XI. The Heart -- XII. The Stomach -- XIII. The Guts -- XIV. The Liver -- XV. The Spleen -- XVI. The Kidneys -- XVIII. The Penis -- XVII. The Bladder -- XIX. Hemorrhoids -- Commentary -- Glossary -- Alphabetical List of Plants by Genus -- Bibliography
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Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Michigan : ProQuest Ebook Central, 2020. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest Ebook Central affiliated libraries
Link Print version: Getz, Faye M. Healing and Society in Medieval England : A Middle English Translation of the Pharmaceutical Writings of Gilbertus Anglicus Madison : University of Wisconsin Press,c1991 9780299129309
Subject Gilbertus, -- Anglicus. -- Compendium medicinae. -- English (Middle English);Medicine, Medieval -- England
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