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Early works to 1800
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Thomas Vicary; William Bremer; Henri de Mondeville; Lanfranco, of Milan; Girolamo Ruscelli; Leonardo Fioravanti; William Ward; John Hester; William Turner; William Boraston
|Notes:||Originally published as: A profitable treatise of the anatomie of mans body, 1548. The earliest extant ed. is of 1577. Cf. DNB.
Largely based on a medieval English compilation dating from 1392, which was an abridged version of passages from H. de Mondeville and Lanfranco of Milan. The "annexed secrets" contain extracts from J. Hester's translation of A short discours ... uppon chirurgie by L. Fioravanti (London, 1580) and W. Ward's translation of The secretes of ... Alexis of Piemont [i.e. Girolamo Ruscelli?] (London, 1562).
Reproduction of original in Cambridge University Library.
"Of the bath of Bathe, in England ... written by William Turner ... gathered and set forth ... by William Bremer": p. 79-94.
"A necessary and briefe relation of the contagious disease of the pestilence ... by W. Boraston": p. 273-292.
|Reproduction Notes:||Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. : University Microfilms, 1972. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 441:21).|
|Description:||, 292,  pages : illustrations|
|Series Title:||Early English books, 1641-1700, 441:21.|
|Other Titles:||Profitable treatise of the anatomie of mans body|
|Responsibility:||compiled by ... Mr. Thomas Vicary, Esquire ... ; whereunto are annexed many secrets appertaining to chyrurgerie, with divers excellent approved remedies ...|