A Treatise on the Canon of Medicine of Avicenna, Incorporating a Translation of the First Book.

Birmingham: Classics of Medicine, 1984.

Color frontis. plus a few illustrations, folding table at rear. vii + 612 pages, 8vo, gilt-decorated blue leather, a.e.g. Birmingham: The Classics of Medicine Library, (1984). A fine copy.

Facsimile of the London: Luzac & Co., 1930 edition. "The translation is accompanied by a large number of valuable notes and comments on the text, which bring out the close relationship between Arabic and Chinese medicine, and the influence which Avicenna had upon many mediaeval scholars." G-M, 42.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Fine
Language: English

Price: $75.00

Item #289436