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Author Cogliati Arano, Luisa.

Title The Medieval health handbook : Tacuinum sanitatis / Luisa Cogliati Arano ; [translated and adapted by Oscar Ratti and Adele Westbrook from the original Italian ed.].

Publication Info. New York : Braziller, 1976.


Location Call No. Status
 Mansfield, Main Library - Adult Nonfiction  615.882 MEDIEVAL    Check Shelf
Description 153 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 25 cm
Note Illustrations reproduced, and accompanying commentary translated, from five illuminated manuscript versions of the handbook, which was adapted from writings of the Arabian physician Ibn Botlân.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 150-153).
Subject Materia medica -- Early works to 1800.
Materia medica -- Pictorial works -- Early works to 1800.
Manuscripts, Latin (Medieval and modern) -- Europe.
Illumination of books and manuscripts, Italian.
Added Author Ibn Buṭlān, -approximately 1068.
ISBN 0807608084
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