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The general practise of physick. Containing all inward and outward parts of the body, with all the accidents and infirmities that are incident unto them, even from the crown of the head to the sole of the foot. Also by what means (with the help of God) they may be remedied: very meet and profitable, not onely for all physitians, chirurgions, apothecaries, and midwives, but for all other estates whatsoever; the like whereof as yet in English hath not been published. Compiled and written by the most famous and learned doctor Christopher Wirtzung, in the Germane tongue, and now translated into English in divers places corrected, and with many additions illustrated and augmented. By Jacob Mosan Germane, doctor in the same faculty.

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    SR - OS - 97.8/

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    [20], 818, [122] p. ; 2°.

General note: A translation, by Jacob Mosan, of: Wirsung, Christof. Ein new artzney buch. Includes two indexes. Identified as Wing M2850A on UMI microfilm set "Early English books, 1641-1700" reel 1097. Signatures: [pi]1 [para.]10 A-3N4; some staining; small scorch marks and holes, slightly affecting text; MS. ink notes UK-SuSCL Cited in: Wing (CD-Rom, 1996), M2850A Wing (CD-Rom, 1996), W3101 Format of surrogate: Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich.: University Microfilms International, 1981, 1988. 1 microfilm reel 35 mm. (Early English books, 1641-1700; 1097:10; 1900:6). Ownership and custodial history: MS. ink signature on flyleaf: "Wm. Collett"; bookplate of John Terrett (C18th); donated 20 July 1957 by Lt. Col. Fordham Flower UK-SuSCL Binding Information: Contemporary full calf, gold-tooled UK-SuSCL