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Extent 1 volume
Title Girard des Bergeries, Jacob (1615-1681) (& others)
Date 1710-1713
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Name Girard des Bergeries, Jacob, 1615-1681 & others
Description Livre des drogues touchant la medecinne [sic] et l'appoticairerie ... 1710. Barbeyrac (C.). Traité des maux vénériens. [Anon.] La manière de faire la pierre minérale [with other medical receipts]. [Anon.] Expériences nouvelles de phisique et de médecine. 1713. [Incomplete]. The first work starts on a page numbered 137, but pp. 1-136 do not seem to have formed part of this volume at any time. Contents: (1) Girard de Bergeries (J.). Livre des drogues (pp. 137-297); (2) Barbeyrac (C.). Traité des maux vénériens (pp. 299-338); (3) [Anon.] La manière de faire la pierre minérale [etc.] (pp. 341-372); (4) [Anon.] Expériences nouvelles [Incomplete] (70 pp.). Pasted on the upper cover is a label inscribed: 'Remèdes pour quelques maladies d'après Mr. Girard': this is signed 'C. Meynard'.
Historical Background Jacob Girard de Bergeries was professor of theology and of Greek as well as a Doctor of Medicine at Lausanne [cf. Olivier (E.) 'Jacob Girard de Bergeries (1615-1681) le medecin' in 'Revue historique vaudoise', 1938, pp. 274-293, 359-368. Ibid. 1939, pp. 195-209.].
Acquisition Details Purchased 1930.
Accession Number 63478
Access Status Open
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Language French
Physical Description 1 l. + pp. 137-372. + 1 l. + 70 pp. 4to. 22 × 17 cm. Original sheepskin binding worn. Pp. 329/330, 339/340 are wanting: also pp. 57/58, and all after p. 70 of the last treatise.
Finding Aids Database description transcribed from S.A.J. Moorat, Catalogue of Western Manuscripts on Medicine and Science in the Wellcome Historical Medical Library (London: Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine, 1962-1973).
Subject Disease

Formulas, recipes, etc.

Subject Alchemy
Subject Chemistry
Subject Syphilis
Subject Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Subject Materia Medica
Subject Pharmacy
MaterialType Archives - Non-digital
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