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Breviary of healthe

By Boorde, Andrew

subjects: domestic medicine,

  • 1. The breviary / of healthe, for all manner of / sicknesses and diseases the which / may be in man or woman, doth fo= / lowe. Expressing the obscure ter= / mes of Greke, Araby, Latyn, and / Barbary, in English concernyiong /Phisicke and Chierurgerie, com= / plyed by Andrewe Boorde, of / Physicke Doctour, an Englishe man. / Anno M. D. L.ii.
    William Powell   1552
    13.5 x 19.0   Foliated   8o A-R8, A-D8
    GB:   LB  

    A1v: woodcut of reader.
    A2 Address: Preface to physicians; A3v Address: Proheme to Chierurgions; A4 Address: Preamble to sicke men & wounded; A5 Address: Preface to Reader; A6: Apender to what follows
    Second book is gathered: R B-C8 D
    Title to second book: the se= / conde boke of the breviary of / health, named the / Extravgantes / foloweth. / Compyled by Andrew Boorde of Physicke / Doctor.
    Tp to second book follows on from end of Table; second book has its own tables: D3v - D4.
    Table runs from Qiiiv.
    Other editions: 1557, 1575, 1587, 1598,

    BLC c.54.bb.26 [8o ], see also PR 3374

  • 2. — The breuiary of helthe : for all manner of lyckensses and diseases the whiche É
    Publisher: London : s.n.   1547

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  • 3. — The breuiary of healthe, for all maner of syckenesses and diseases the which may be in man or woman, doth folowe. : Expressynge the obscure termes of Greke, Araby, Latyn, and Barbary, in English concernyng phisicke and chierurgerie, compiled by Andrewe Boorde, of phisycke doctoure, an Englishe man.
    William Powell   1557

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