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Naturall and artificial diretions for health

By Vaughan, William

subjects: domestic medicine, diet, food,

  • 1. Naturall and / Artificial Direc / tions for Health, derived from / the best philosophes, as / well moderne, as auncient / By / William Vaughan, Master of / Artes and student in the Civill law . /
    Richard Bradocke   1600
    [iii - xiv] [1] 2-76 [77-78]   8o A-F8
    GB:   LB  

    Table on [77-78] is to chapters, indexed around content.
    A3-A6 Dedication: to sister
    A7-A7v: Poem to book
    Similar wood blocks to Plat's "Sundrie new and Artificiall remedies" (1596).
    An early edition of "Directions for Health" (1633).
    Other editions - 1602 [8o], 1617 [12o], 1626 [4o]

    PR 24612

  • 2. — Directions / for Health, / Naturall and Artificiall: Derived from / the best Physicians, as well Moderne as / Antient
    Thomas Harper   John Harison   1633
    [i-iv] 1-169 [170] [1-iv 1-38]   4o A-Y4 Z in 2
    GB:   LB  

    This is the 7th edition presumably? of "Naturall and Artificial Directions for Health" (1600), reviewed by author and with 2 treatises on Eyes by Doctor Bailey [1-iv 1-38] .
    Bound in the Tables and Measurements.
    In 6 sections including 2: Food and Nourishment, 6: Daily Diet
    Address: to the Reader

    PR 24618 under Vaughan, William