Le Medecin Charitable, enseignant la maniere de faire & preparer en la maison avec facilite & peu de frais, les remedes propres toutes maladies, selon l'advis du Medecin ordinaire...

Lyon: Rigaud, 1640.

[4] + 766pp., small thick 8vo, full contemporary limp vellum; (wrinkled and with some small stains and tiny wormholes, missing blank front flyleaf and part of back flyleaf, some foxing and darkening of pages, minor worming at some bottom margins). Lyon: C. Rigaud & Philippe Borde, 1640. Very good.

Eighteenth Edition of this work on popular medicine in the 17th century; the collected medical writings of Guybert include his work on preparations of simples and compounds, the plague, the embalming of corpses, price lists of compounded drugs, simples, etc. Osler 2856 lists the less comprehensive 1632 edition. Not in Welcome.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good
Language: French

Price: $850.00

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