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Title
Leechdoms, wortcunning, and starcraft of early England :  being a collection of documents for the most part never before printed, illustrating the history of science in this country before the Norman conquest   / collected and edited by Oswald Cockayne.
Name/Creator
Dioscorides Pedanius, of Anazarbos
Cockayne, Thomas Oswald, 1807-1873
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1171571 
Location
Widener

Countway Medicine

Networked Resource

Botany Econ. Botany
Place of Origin
London
Publisher
Longman, Green, Longman, Roberts, and Green
Language
English
Description
3 v. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm.
Form/Genre
text

bibliography

print
Classification
DA25 .B5 no.35
Subject
Anglo-Saxons -- Medicine ;  Botany, Medical ;  Botany -- Pre-Linnean works ;  Medicinal plants ;  Learning and scholarship -- England ;  Astronomy, Medieval

Category
Images in Books

Medical Education and Practice

Note
v. 1. Preface. Herbarium of Apuleius. [Herbarium of Apuleius] continued from Dioskorides, etc. Medicina de quadrupedibus of Sextus Placitus. Leechdoms from fly leaves of mss. Charms (in part) -- v. 2. Leech book, book I. [Leech book], book II. [Leech book], book III. Glossary. Index of proper names -- v. 3. Preface. Lacnunga Peri didaxeĊn. Be eacenum wife. Ymbe mannes gecynde. De observatione lunae. De somniorum eventu. Horalogium. Quot horas luna luceat. De temporibus. Charms, continued. Durham glossary of names of plants. Saxon names of plants. Glossary. Index. Names of Persons. Historical fragments.

Vol. 3 published by Longmans, Green, Reader, and Dyer.

Anglo-Saxon and modern English translation on facing pages.

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Other Title
  Rerum Britannicarum medii aevi scriptores ; [no. 35]
Other Title

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Title
Herbarium / collected and edited by Oswald Cockayne.
Name/Creator
Apuleius,, Barbarus

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Title
Medicina de quadrupedibus / collected and edited by Oswald Cockayne.
Name/Creator
Placitus, Sextus,, Papyriensis


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