London: N.O. for John Royston, and William Bladon, 1612.
Second Edition. Hardcover (Quarter Leather). Fair Condition. Item #045325
Later 1/4 leather, lacking the title and epistle, replaced in facsimile bound back in, first page with top excised to remove a signature but not touching the text, some mostly mild foxing, browning and dampstaining, but mostly clean. Examination of a Chyrurgion by Stephen Hobbes with a separate title page. (0 of 4), 172,169, p
Scarce second edition of this early English medical text attributed to Valentinus. The Examination section includes a substantial Antidotarie with recipes (including a section on juleps with cinnamon, mint, nutmeg). The second section ends with "Of Pissing in the Bed", and why not? Size: Octavo (8vo). Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilo. Category: Medicine & Health; Inventory No: 045325.