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Country of Location:
Country of Location
Switzerland
Location:
Location
Basel
Library / Collection:
Library / Collection
Pharmazie-Historisches Museum der Universität Basel
Settlement, shelfmark:
Settlement, shelfmark
Cod. H37
Manuscript Title:
Manuscript Title
Johannes Drexell, Collection of medical treatises
Caption:
Caption
Paper · 120 ff. · 16 x 23 cm · 1582
Language:
Language
German
Manuscript Summary:
Manuscript Summary
This collection is contained in a paper manuscript that originated in Switzerland. Later it received a binding of wooden boards covered in blind-tooled pigskin leather. The collection contains treatises and recipes based on the Practica of Meister Bartholomäus. The herbalism follows the tradition of Macer. The collection also contains rules for bloodletting, a treatise on the plague, menstruation and the like. In addition, various diseases are covered, such as those of the head, of the ears and the like. In general, the text collects treatises on the nature of women, on the four elements and the natures, and it gives veterinary advice based, among others, on Meister Albrecht’s pharmacopeia for horses. It also contains various blessings (blessings against arrows, blood loss and worms). Incantations as well as formulas for women in labor and more. (wan)
DOI (Digital Object Identifier):
DOI (Digital Object Identifier
10.5076/e-codices-phmb-H00037 (http://dx.doi.org/10.5076/e-codices-phmb-H00037)
Permanent link:
Permanent link
http://e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/phmb/H00037
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IIIF Manifest URL
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Basel, Pharmazie-Historisches Museum der Universität Basel, Cod. H37: Johannes Drexell, Collection of medical treatises (http://e-codices.unifr.ch/en/list/one/phmb/H00037).
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