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Author: Hippocrates.W H S JonesE T WithingtonPaul PotterWesley D SmithAll authors
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press ; London : W. Heinemann, 1923-<2018>
Series: Loeb classical library, 147-150.; Loeb classical library, 472-473.; Loeb classical library, 477.; Loeb classical library, 482.; Loeb classical library, 509.; Loeb classical library, 520.; Loeb classical library, 538.
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Hippocrates, said to have been born in Cos in or before 460 BCE, learned medicine and philosophy; travelled widely as a medical doctor and teacher; was consulted by King Perdiccas of Macedon and Artaxerxes of Persia; and died perhaps at Larissa. Apparently he rejected superstition in favour of inductive reasoning and the study of real medicine as subject to natural laws, in general and in individual people as  Read more...
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Hippocrates.
Hippocrates.
Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press ; London : W. Heinemann, 1923-
(OCoLC)615590833
Named Person: Hippocrates.
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Hippocrates.; W H S Jones; E T Withington; Paul Potter; Wesley D Smith; Heraclitus, of Ephesus.; Stanton A. Friedberg, M.D. Rare Book Collection of Rush University Medical Center at the University of Chicago.
ISBN: 0674991621 9780674991620 0674991648 9780674991644 0674991656 9780674991651 0674991664 9780674991668 0674995201 9780674995208 0674995228 9780674995222 0674995260 9780674995260 0674995317 9780674995314 0674996402 9780674996403 0674996836 9780674996830 9780674996571 0674996577 0434991473 9780434991471 0434994723 9780434994724 0434994731 9780434994731
OCLC Number: 312053
Language Note: English and Greek.
Notes: Vol. 3 with an English translation by E.T. Withington; v. 5-6, 8-11 with an English translation by Paul Potter; v. 7 edited and translated by Wesley D. Smith.
"On the universe / Heracleitus ; with an English translation by W.H.S. Jones": v. 4, pages [449]-509.
Series numbering appears in v. 5 onwards; numbering of v. 1-4 supplied from publisher's catalog.
Description: volumes : illustrations ; 17 cm.
Contents: V. 1 Ancient medicine, air waters places, epidemics 1 & 3, The Oath, Precepts, Nutriment --
v. 2 Prognostic, Regimen in acute diseases, the Sacred disease, the Art, Breaths, Law, Decorum, Physician, Dentition, Postscript --
v. 3 On wounds in the head, In the surgery, Fractures, joints, mochlicon --
v. 4 Nature of man, Regimen in health, Humours, Aphorisms, Regimen I, II, III, Dreams, On the Universe by Heracleitus --
v. 5 Affections, Diseases I & II --
v. 6 Diseases III, Internal affections, Regimen in acute diseases, Weights and measures, Index of symptoms and diseases, Greek names of symptoms and diseases, Index of foods and drugs, Greek names of foods and drugs --
v. 7. Epidemics, Books 2, 4-7 --
v. 8. Places in man ; Glands ; Fleshes ; Prorrhetic I-II ; Physician ; Use of liquids ; Ulceris ; Haemorrhoids ; Fistulas --
v. 9. Anatomy ; Nature of Bones ; Heart ; Eight Months' Child ; Coan Prenotions ; Crises ; Critical Days ; Suprfetation ; Girls ; Excision of the Fetus ; Sight ; Index. --
v. 10. Generation, Nature of the child, Diseases IV, Nature of women, Barrenness --
v. 11. Diseases of women I ; Diseases of women II.
Series Title: Loeb classical library, 147-150.; Loeb classical library, 472-473.; Loeb classical library, 477.; Loeb classical library, 482.; Loeb classical library, 509.; Loeb classical library, 520.; Loeb classical library, 538.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: with an English translation by W.H.S. Jones.

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This eleventh and final volume in the Loeb Classical Library's complete edition of Hippocrates' invaluable texts contains Diseases of Women 1 and 2, focusing on reproductive life, the pathological  Read more...

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