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The anatomy of melancholy. What it is, with all the kinds causes, symptomes, prognostickes, seuerall cures of it, in three partitions, with their severall sections, members subsections, philosophically, medicinally, historically, opened cut vp. By Democritus Junior With a satyricall preface, conducing to the following discourse,

  • Author

    Burton, Robert

  • Date published

    1676

  • Publisher

    London : printed for Peter Parker at the signe of the Legg and Starr in Cornhill over against ye Royall Exchange, 1676.

  • Subject

    Melancholy Early works to 1800

    Medicine Early works to 1800

    Psychology Early works to 1800

  • Accession number

    83080686

  • Class

    SR - OS - 95.1/

  • Language

    English

  • Physical description

    [8], 46, [6], 434, [10] p. ; 2°.

  • Credit line

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

General note: Democritus Junior = Robert Burton. Title page is engraved and signed "C Le Blon fe.". First leaf bears half-title on recto and "The argument of the frontispiece." on the verso. With an index and a final advertisement leaf. Colophon reads: "Printed by R. W. for Peter Parker at the sign of the Legg and Star over against the Royal Exchange in Corn-hill. 1676.". Signatures: [pi]4 B-3Q4 3R3; brown staining and small scorch holes throughout, slightly affecting text UK-SuSCL Cited in: Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), B6184 Format of surrogate: Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. University Microfilms International, 1978. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (Early English books, 1641-1700; 885:21). Ownership and custodial history: From the library of the Revd. Sidney Beisly (d1876), Beisly bequest 1896 UK-SuSCL Binding Information: Modern 1/2 calf with fabric covered boards UK-SuSCL