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The English Physician by Nicholas Culpeper

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Published by University Alabama Press .
Written in English


  • History of medicine,
  • Traditional medicine & remedies,
  • c 1600 to c 1700,
  • Medical,
  • Consumer Health,
  • England,
  • Herbal Medications,
  • History,
  • Medical / History,
  • Botany, Medical,
  • Early works to 1800,
  • Materia medica

Book details:

Edition Notes

ContributionsMichael A. Flannery (Editor, Introduction)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages104
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL8073612M
ISBN 100817315586
ISBN 109780817315580

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