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¶ Boorde — Fyrst boke of the introduction of knowledge (1870)

October 15, 2016

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Boorde, Andrew. The fyrst boke of the introduction of knowledge made by Andrew Borde, of physycke doctor . . . A dyetary of helth made in Mountpyllier. London: published for the Early English Text Society, by N. T. Trübner & Co., 1870.

Provenance: Morris. — Unlocated.

Reference: MS catalogue (2), no. 738.

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¶ Galen — Quarta impressio ornatissima (1515–16)

June 5, 2016

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Galen. Quarta impressio ornatissima, continens omnes Galeni libros alias impressos. 3 vols. Pavia: J.P. de Burgofranco, 1515–16.

Illustrated.

Provenance: “Theodori Crumbrigngesi” (?). — Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 540 (sold to Henry Wellcome for £4). — Henry Wellcome. — Wellcome Library (Closed stores EPB / D 2510/D).

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¶ Ketham — Fasciculus medicinae (1500)

April 29, 2016

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Ketham, Joannes de. Fasciculus medicinae. Venice: Johannes and Gregorius de Gregoriis, de Forlivio, 28 March 1500.

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Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — J. Pierpont Morgan. — Morgan Library [deaccessioned 1981]. — Unlocated.

References: ISTC (ik00015000). — Morgan Catalogue 2, no. 374.

Digital version: BSB.

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¶ Mesue — Opera medicinalia (1478)

February 16, 2016

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Mesue, Johannes. Opera medicinalia. Ed. Petrus Gulosius de Amalfia. Naples: Conradus Guldenmund, 3 January 1478.

Provenance: Charles Spencer, 3rd Earl of Sunderland. — Sunderland sale, July 1882 (purchased by Quaritch). — Quaritch. — Morris (purchased from Quaritch). — Richard Bennett. — J. Pierpont Morgan. — Morgan Library (ChL1235).

References: ISTC (im00511000). — Morgan Catalogue 2, no. 459.

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¶ Ruscelli — Secretes (1562)

July 8, 2014

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Ruscelli, Girolamo. The secretes of the reverend Maister Alexis of Piemont. Containing excellent remedies against divers diseases, woundes, and other accidentes, with the maner to make distillations, parfumes, consitures, dyinges, colours, fusions, and meltinges. Trans. William Warde. London: printed by Ronland Hall for Nycolas England, 1562.

Provenance: Morris. — Richard Bennett. — Sotheby 1898, lot 55 (sold to Chadwick for £1 6s.). — Unlocated.

Reference: ESTC (S121372).

Digital version: EEBO.


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