Detail View: LUNA: Folger Digital Image Collection: Pharmacopœia Londinensis: or the London dispensatory furhter adorned by the studies and collections of the fellows, now living of the said colledg. ...

Digital Image File Name: 
56930
Source Call Number: 
C7527
Source Creator: 
Culpeper, Nicholas, 1616-1654.
Source Title: 
Pharmacopœia Londinensis: or the London dispensatory furhter adorned by the studies and collections of the fellows, now living of the said colledg. ...
Source Created or Published: 
1654
Physical Description: 
frontispiece || title page
Digital Image Type: 
FSL collection
HAMNET CATALOG RECORD: 
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Creator (Hamnet): 
Culpeper, Nicholas, 1616-1654.
Title (Hamnet): 
Pharmacopœia Londinensis: or the London dispensatory furhter adorned by the studies and collections of the fellows, now living of the said colledg. In this sixt edition you may find, 1 Three hundred useful additions. 2 All the notes that were in the margent are brought into the book between two such crotchets as these 3 The vertues, qualities, and properties of every simple. 4 The vertues and use of the compounds. 5 Cautions in giving al medicines that are dangerous. 6 All the medicines that were in the Old Latin dispensatory, and are left out in the New Latin one, are printed in this sixt impression in English with their vertues. 7 A key to Galen's Method of physick, containing thirthy three chapters. 8 In every page two columns. 9 In this impression, the Latin name of every one of the compounds is printed, and in what page of the new folio Latin book they are to be found. By Nich. Culpeper gent. Student in physick and astrology; living in Spittle-fields, neer London.
Place of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
London :
Publisher (Hamnet): 
printed by Peter Cole in Leaden-Hall, and are to be sold at his shop at the sign of the Printing-Press in Cornhil, neer the Royal Exchange,
Date of Creation or Publ. (Hamnet): 
1654.
Physical Description (Hamnet): 
[24], 106, [2], 191-341, [5], 343-377, [33] p., plate : port. ; 8⁰.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Medicine -- Early works to 1800.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Annotations (Provenance)
Subject (Hamnet): 
Royal College of Physicians of London. Pharmacopoeia Londinensis. English -- Early works to 1800.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Pharmacopoeias -- England -- Early works to 1800.
Subject (Hamnet): 
Dispensatories -- England -- Early works to 1800.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Cross, Thomas, fl. 1632-1682, printmaker.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Galen.
Associated Name (Hamnet): 
Royal College of Physicians of London.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Nicholas Culpeper's translation and reworking (with many additions) of the "Pharmacopœia Londinensis".
Notes (Hamnet): 
"Originally published in 1649 under title: A physicall directory, or, A translation of the London dispensatory, made by the College of Physicians in London"--NUC pre-1956 imprints.
Notes (Hamnet): 
Frontis. portrait (plate) of author signed: Cross fecit in Aquafort.
Notes (Hamnet): 
In the 11th line of the title, brackets follow title word "these".
Notes (Hamnet): 
"A key to Galen's Method of physick" has a separate dated title page; pagination and register are continuous.
Notes (Hamnet): 
The text is continuous despite pagination.
Citations (Hamnet): 
Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), C7527
Citations (Hamnet): 
ESTC (RLIN) R224855
Folger Holdings Notes (Hamnet): 
135332. MS. notes. Provenance: inscription: "Naunton"
Call Number (Hamnet): 
C7527