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Medieval Welsh medical texts. Volume one, The recipes

Medieval Welsh medical texts. Volume one, The recipes

Author: Diana Luft
Publisher: Cardiff : University of Wales Press, [2020] ©2020
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

This book contains an edition of the medieval Welsh medical recipes from four fourteenth-century manuscripts, along with an English translation of the recipes that provide practical advice to treat  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Early works
Prescriptions, formulae, receipts, etc
Early works to 1800
Formulae, receipts, prescriptions
Ouvrages avant 1800
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Diana Luft
ISBN: 1786835487 9781786835482
OCLC Number: 1126339468
Description: 611 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Contents: Machine generated contents note: I. Introduction --
1. The Nature of the Corpus --
2. The Manuscripts --
2.1. British Library Additional 14.912(BLAdd) --
2.2. Cardiff 3.242 (Hafod 16, Card) --
2.3. Oxford Bodleian Rawlinson B 467 (Rawl) --
2.4. Oxford Jesus College in (the Red Book of Hergest, RBH) --
2.5. The Relationship between the Manuscripts --
3. Sources and Analogues --
4. The Language of the Texts --
5. Editorial Principles --
6. Translation Method --
II. The Texts --
Book 1 (Pedeir teirton yssyd) --
Book 2 (Rac mann) --
Book 3 (Gan borth Duw goruchel) --
Book 4 (Rac y dannoed) --
Book 5 (Llyma eli mawrweirthwc) in --
Book 6 (Ef a ddylir gollwng gwaet) --
Book 7 (Wyth rann a dyly bot ym pob dyn) --
Book 8 (Rac y parlis) --
Book 9 (Meddeginyaeth rac pob ryw ddolur) --
Book 10 (E llyfyr hwnn a wnaeth Galien ac Ypocras) --
Unique Collections --
Notes to the Translation --
Further Notes on the Recipes --
III. Indexes --
Index 1 Welsh Vocabulary --
Index 2 Plant Names --
Index 3 Other Ingredients --
Index 4 Instruments, Measures, Treatments --
Index 5 Parts of the Body --
Index 6 Conditions --
IV. Appendices --
Appendix 1 Manuscript Contents --
Appendix 2 Plant-name Profiles.
Other Titles: Recipes
Responsibility: Diana Luft.


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