The Medical Writings of Anonymus Londinensis

The Medical Writings of Anonymus Londinensis

By: W. H. S. Jones (author)Paperback

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Originally published in 1947, this volume provides a dual-text English translation of the Anonymus Londinensis papyrus, an important document of Ancient Greek medical and philosophical ideas from the second century AD. The text also contains a generous introduction, additional notes, together with essays on the nature of Greek thought and medicine. This is a highly informative book that will be of value to anyone with an interest in Classical ideas on health and physiology.

Contents

Preface; Introduction; Additional notes; Bibliography; Abbreviations; Anonymi Londinenis Iatrica; Excursus: i. The nature of Greek thought; ii. The nature of Greek medicine; Index of notabilia.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9780521170697
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 178
  • ID: 9780521170697
  • weight: 230
  • ISBN10: 0521170699

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