Fabulous insight into medical knowledge of that time!
Pages 161-64 from ‘The Workes of that famous Chirurgion Ambrose Parey. Translated out of Latine and Compared with the French’ by Thomas Johnson 1634
At bottom of page 164 the owner has signed “__sar his Booke 1663”
Lib.5. Contained in the Head 161
162 Of the animal parts Lib.5.
Lib.5. Contained in the Head 163
“..But also in some skuls there are found some divisions of bones as it were collected fragments to the bignesse almost of ones thumbe, furnished and distinguished by their proper commissures, or sutures, which thing is very fit to be known to a Chyrurgion in the use of a Trepan…”
164 Of the animal parts Lib.5.
Overall pages slightly browned. Some rust spots. Slight holes and crinkling of paper at left where mounted in volume.
30.5 x 19.5 cm.
The Workes of that famous Chirurgion Ambrose Parey. Translated out of Latine and Compared with the French by Thomas Johnson (1634)
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