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Auger FERRIER Augeri Ferreri Tolosatis medici doctissimi de lve hispanica sive morbo gallico

Auger FERRIER

Augeri Ferreri Tolosatis medici doctissimi de lve hispanica sive morbo gallico

apud aegidium Gillium in vico Ioan Lateran, Parisii (Paris) 1564, in-8 (16x10,4cm), 122pp. -5., relié.


First Edition rare. Absent at the BNF. Brunet II, 1236 Vignette title. Full contemporary vellum flap. Backless lace. A small marginal wetting on the front pages. Some spots. Auger Ferrier (1513-1588) of Toulouse, was both renowned astronomer, physician and physicist (he was a private physicists Catherine de Medicis). The book is a treatise on the Spanish plague or bad Spanish, otherwise called evil Neapolitan, which is none other than the Lues and wreaked havoc in France recently (in most countries it will be called the French disease as well) . Description of the disease and remedies. Follows a chapter for barbers and remedies they may employees are not doctors (nails falling, alopecia areata?), This treaty is followed by its translation, barbers are not scientists and do not speak Latin, but often practiced various surgical operations. --- Please note that the translation in english is done automatically, we apologize if the formulas are inaccurate. Contact us for any information!

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