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Author Salmon, William, 1644-1713.

Title Medicina practica, or, Practical physick [electronic resource] : shewing the method of curing the most usual diseases happening to humane bodies : as all sorts of aches and pains, apoplexies, agues, bleeding, fluxes, gripings, wind, shortness of breath, diseases of the brest [sic] and lungs, abortion, want of appetite, loss of the use of limbs, cholick, or belly-ach, apostems, thrushes, quinsies, deafness, bubo's, cachexia, stone in the reins, and stone in the bladder: with the preparation of the Praecipiolum, or the universal medicine of Paracelsus : to which is added, the philosophick works of Hermes Trismegistus, Kalid Persicus, Geber Arabs, Artesius Longaevus, Nicholas Flammel, Roger Bachon, and George Ripley : all translated out of the best Latin editions, into English ... together with a singular comment upon the first book of Hermes, the most ancient of philosophers : the whole compleated in three books / by William Salmon professor of physick ; living at the Blue-Ball by the Ditchside, near Holborn-Bridge.

Published London : Printed by W. Bonny, for Tho. Howkins in George-Yard in Lombard-Street and John Harris at the Harrow in the Poultrey, 1692.


Location Call No. Status
Physical description [32], 472, [2], [433]-696 p., [4] leaves of plates : ill.
Series Early English books online
Notes "Medicina practica, or Practical physick. ... The first book" has separate dated title page.
"Clavis Alchymiae, or, Hermes Trismegistus, Kalid Persicus, and Geber Arabs; ... The second book" with separate dated title page, with imprint "printed for J. Harris, and T. Howkins."
"Clavis Alchymiae, or, Artefius longaevus, Nicholas Flammel, Roger Bachon, and George Ripley; ... The third book" has separate dated title page with imprint "printed for J. Harris, and T. Howkins."
Printed in two columns.
Duplicates of p. 689-696 at end.
Title within double line border; initials.
Imperfect: tightly bound with some loss of text.
Reproduction of original in: Edinburgh University Library.
Wing (2nd ed., 1994), S434
ESTC 183203
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1999- (Early English books online) Digital version of: (Early English Books, 1641-1700 ; 3040:1) s1999 miun s
Notes Great Britain England London.
Other author Khālid ibn Yazīd al-Umawī, active 7th century.
Jābir ibn Ḥayyān.
Flamel, Nicolas, -1418. Figures hierogliphiques. English.
Bacon, Roger, 1214?-1294. Speculum alchemiae. English.
Ripley, George, -1490? Medulla alchimiae. English.
Artephius. Liber secretus artis occultae. English.
Bonny, William, printer.
Howkins, Thomas, bookseller.
Harris, John, -1699?, bookseller.
Subject Medicine, Ancient -- Early works to 1800.
Medicine, Arab.
Medicine, Medieval.
Alchemy -- Early works to 1800.
Variant Title Practical physick
Other uniform title Asclepius. English.
Other title Clavis Alchymiae, or, Hermes Trismegistus, Kalid Persicus, and Geber Arabs.
Clavis Alchymiae, or, Artefius longaevus, Nicholas Flammel, Roger Bachon, and George Ripley.
Local subject Internet access