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Title
A key to physic, and the occult sciences :  opening to mental view, the system and order of the interior and exterior heavens, the analogy betwixt angels, and spirits of men, and the sympathy between celestial and terrestrial bodies : from whence is deduced, an obvious discrimination of future events, in the motions and positions of the luminaries, planets, and stars ... : to which are added, lunar tables, calculated from sidereal motion ... : the whole forming an interesting supplement to Culpeper's Family physician   / by E. Sibly, M.D., F.R.H.S. ; illustrated with elegant copper plates ...
Name/Creator
Sibley, E. (Ebenezer), 1751-1800, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work, excluding missing or damaged portion.]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1266283 
Location
Houghton

Countway Medicine

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
London
Publisher
Printed for the author, and sold by Champante and Whitrow, Jewry-Street, Aldgate, and at the British Directory-Office, Ave-Maria Lane
Language
English
Description
[4], 395, [1], 76 p., [32] leaves of plates : ill. ; 27 cm (4to)
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Materia medica, Vegetable -- Early works to 1800 ;  Medicine, Magic, mystic, and spagiric -- Early works to 1800 ;  Astrology -- Early works to 1800 ;  EnglandLondon

Category
Domestic Medicine

Humoral Theory

Medical Education and Practice

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Note
Collected issue of a work originally issued in 30 pts. with general t.p. & dedication leaf added.

"Appendix to Culpeper's British herbal": p. [1]-76 at end.

Intended to supplement and to be bound with Sibly's ed. of Culpeper's English physician and complete herbal (i.e., British herbal), but issued separately without the Culpeper work. According to the directions to the binder on p. 76 (4th group), the Appendix was supposed to be bound at the end of Culpeper's British herbal.

Plate facing p. 312 in Key to physic, and plate facing p. 58 in the Appendix are dated 1794.

The Key to physic has [13] leaves of plates; the Appendix has [19] leaves of plates.

Includes index.
Other Title
  English Physitian
Other Title


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