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Herbs and healers from the Ancient Mediterranean through the Medieval West : essays in honor of John M. Riddle

Author: John M Riddle; Anne Van Arsdall; Timothy Graham
Publisher: Farnham, Surrey, England ; Burlington, VT : Ashgate, ©2012.
Series: Medicine in the medieval Mediterranean.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Brings together eleven papers by leading scholars in ancient and medieval medicine and pharmacy. This volume honors Professor John M Riddle, one of the most respected medieval historians, whose  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Festschrift
Early works
History
Early works to 1500
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: John M Riddle; Anne Van Arsdall; Timothy Graham
ISBN: 9781409400387 1409400387 9781409447238 1409447235
OCLC Number: 776775593
Language Note: Text in English, with some German and Latin.
Description: xvi, 377 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Contents: Contents: Introduction, Alain Touwaide; Pharmacology and toxicology at the court of Cleopatra VII: traces of three physicians, John Scarborough; Quid pro quo: revisiting the practice of substitution in ancient pharmacy, Alain Touwaide; Speaking in tongues: medical wisdom and glossing practices in and around Salerno, c.1040-1200, Florence Eliza Glaze; The ghost in the Articella: a 12th-century commentary on the Constantinian Liber Graduum, Faith Wallis; 'I will add what the Arab once taught': Constantine the African in Northern European medical verse, Winston Black; A problematic plant name: elehtre. A reconsideration, Maria Amalia D'Aronco; Herbs and herbal healing satirized in Middle English texts, Linda Ehrsam Voigts; 'Kurze versuochte dinge.' Ein mAhrisch-schlesisches wundArztliches Rezeptar des 15. Jahrhunderts. Gundolf Keil; Saint John's Wort (Hypericum perforatum L.) in the age of Paracelsus and the great herbals: assessing the historical claims for a traditional remedy, Karen Reeds; Revisiting Eve's herbs: reflections on therapeutic uncertainties, John K. Crellin; Modding medievalists: designing a web-based portal for the Medieval Plant Survey/ Portal der Pflanzen des Mittelalters (MPS/PPM), Helmut W. Klug and Roman Weinberger; The publications of John M. Riddle, 1964-2010, compiled by Anne Van Arsdall and Timothy Graham; Indexes.
Series Title: Medicine in the medieval Mediterranean.
Responsibility: edited by Anne Van Arsdall, Timothy Graham.

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