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Here begynneth a good booke of medecines called the treasure of poore men

  • Date published

    1560

  • Publisher

    [London : [Imprinted by me Thomas Colwell: dwellyng in the house of Robert Wirer: at the sygne of S. John Euangelyst, besyde Charyng Crosse]], [1560?]

  • Subject

    Medicine, Popular Early works to 1800

    Medicine Formulae, receipts, prescriptions Early works to 1800

  • Accession number

    83340017

  • Class

    SR - 97.8/

  • Language

    English

  • Physical description

    [4], 80 leaves ; 8°.

  • Credit line

    CC-BY-NC-ND Image Courtesy of the Shakespeare Birthplace Trust

General note: Printer's name from colophon; publication date conjectured by STC. Signatures: pi4 A-K8. T.p. supplied in [? Harris] facsimile, including woodcut of two men on verso; pi2 frayed at edge and slightly mutilated, not affecting text; MS. ink note on front fly leaf: "uncommonly rare and curious"; ink stains on some leaves internal top corners, slightly affecting text UK-SuSCL Cited in: STC (2nd ed.), 24206a Format of surrogate: Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich.: University Microfilms International, 1985. 1 microfilm reel; 35 mm (Early English books, 1475-1640; 1696:10). Ownership and custodial history: [C19th?] MS. ink owner's marks inside front board: "L/U" and "151710151"; MS. blue ink inscription on front fly leaf: "J. Ernest Nevius from John Clements"; purchased from Lawson catalogue 284, no.62, in 2000 UK-SuSCL Binding Information: C19th full calf UK-SuSCL