Franklin: Record - Loimotomia, or, The pest anatomized : in these following particulars, viz. 1. The material cause, 2. The efficient cause, 3. The subject part, 4. The signs of the pest, 5. An historical account of the dissections of a pestilential body by the author and the consequences thereof, 6. Reflections and observations on the fore-said dissection, 7. Directions preservative and curative against the pest : together with the authors apology against the calumnies of the Galenists and a word to Mr. Nath. Hodges, concerning his late Vindiciae medicinae / by George Thomson, M.D.

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Loimotomia, or, The pest anatomized : in these following particulars, viz. 1. The material cause, 2. The efficient cause, 3. The subject part, 4. The signs of the pest, 5. An historical account of the dissections of a pestilential body by the author and the consequences thereof, 6. Reflections and observations on the fore-said dissection, 7. Directions preservative and curative against the pest : together with the authors apology against the calumnies of the Galenists and a word to Mr. Nath. Hodges, concerning his late Vindiciae medicinae / by George Thomson, M.D.

Author/Creator:
Thomson, George, fl. 1648-1679.
Other title:
Loimotomia
Pest anatomized
Publication:
London : Printed for Nath. Crouch ..., 1666.
Format/Description:
Book
[16], 189, [3] p., [1] leaf of plates : ill. ; 14 cm. (8vo)
Fingerprint:
usnt erct t,to spAi (3) 1666 (A)
Subjects:
Hodges, Nathaniel, 1629-1688. Vindiciae medicinae et medicorum.
Plague -- Early works to 1800.
Form/Genre:
Booksellers' advertisements -- England -- London -- 17th century.
Place of Publication:
England London.
Notes:
First word of title printed in Greek characters; title words "1. The material ... The signs" gathered by a right brace.
Signatures: A-N⁸.
Engraved plate (frontispiece illustration: The manner of dissecting the pestilentiall body).
Woodcut initials and head-pieces.
Typographical ornaments.
Title within border of double rules.
Errata on leaf A8v.
Bookseller's advertisement on leaves N7v-N8v.
Local notes:
Acquired for the Penn Libraries with assistance from the Edgar Fahs Smith Memorial Fund.
Penn Libraries copy has a few early ms. annotations in text; modern ms. bibliographical note in pencil on back free endpaper.
Chronology:
1666
Cited in:
ESTC R1148
Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), T1027
Contributor:
Edgar Fahs Smith Memorial Fund.
Web link:
The Edgar Fahs Smith Memorial Fund Home Page
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