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Klinike, or The diet of the diseased· Divided into three bookes. VVherein is set downe at length the whole matter and nature of diet for those in health, but especially for the sicke; the aire, and other elements; meat and drinke, with divers other things; various controversies concerning this subject are discussed: besides many pleasant practicall and historicall relations, both of the authours owne and other mens, c. as by the argument of each booke, the contents of the chapters, and a large table, may easily appeare. Colellected [sic] as well out of the writings of ancient philosophers, Greeke, Latine, and Arabian, and other moderne writers; as out of divers other authours. Newly published by Iames Hart, Doctor in Physicke.

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    SR - OS - 97.8/HAR

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    [16], 27, [1], 411, [17] p. ; 2°.

General note: First word of title in Greek characters. The first leaf is blank. Imprimatur on leaf [par.]4v: The licence from the Colledge. ... Iohn Argent. William Clement. Theodore Gulston. The introduction has separate pagination. Includes index. Signatures: [par.]4 *4 a6 2a4 A-V4, 2A-2V4, 3A-3L4 3M6 2*4 3O4. In this edition the word "collected" in title is misspelled and "Iohn Argent" is the first name in the imprimatur. A variant issue has 'collected' misspelled and "Iohn Argent" as the last name in the imprimatur. Entered in Stationers' Register to N. Fussell and H. Moseley 12 October 1631. 3M6 lower half cut away (not affecting text); dampstained throughout, slightly affecting text; MS. ink notes on tp. working out age of book in 1749 UK-SuSCL Cited in: STC (2nd ed.), 12888 Format of surrogate: Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich.: University Microfilms International, 1965. 1 microfilm reel; 35mm. (Early English books, 1475-1640; 1025:17). Ownership and custodial history: MS. ink notes inside front board: "John [rest of inscription torn away]", on 3O4v: "John Davis"; deposited by the RSC UK-SuSCL Binding Information: Contemporary full calf, damaged at lower inner section of front board UK-SuSCL