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Creator:
Piso, Willem, 1611-1678.
Title:
Gulielmi Pisonis medici Amstelædamensis De Indiæ utriusque re naturali et medica libri quatuordecim, quorum contenta pagina sequens exhibet.
Published/Created:
Amstelædami : apud Ludovicum et Danielem Elzevirios, 1658.
Physical Description:
[24], 327, [5], 39, 226, [2] p. : ill. ; 37 cm. (fol.)
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
QH183 P67 1658+ Oversize
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Illustrations are hand-colored.
"Georgii Marcgravii de Liebstad, Tractatus topographicus & meterorologicus Brasiliæ ... " (39 p.) and "Iacobi Bontii ... Historiæ naturalis & medicæ Indiæ Orientalis libri sex ..." (226, [2] p.) have separate paging and signatures.
Signatures: *-2*⁶ A-2E⁶(-2E6) a-c⁶ d² ²A-²T⁶.
Engraved t.p.
Includes indexes.
JCB Lib. cat., pre-1675, 2:483.
Sabin 63029.
Moraes, R.B. de. Bib. Brasiliana, 2:153.
Rahir, E. Les Elzevier, 1267.
Muller, F. Amer., 174.
Hunt botanical cat. 280.
Contents:
(from added title page) Gulielmi Pisonis ... I. De aëribus, aquis, & locis -- II. De natura & cura morborum, Occidentali Indiæ, imprimis Brasiliæ, familiarium -- III. De animalibus, aquatilibus, volatilibus, & terrestribus, edulibus -- IV. De arboribus, fructibus, & herbis medicis, atque alimentariis, nascentibus in Brasilia & regionibus vicinis -- V. De noxiis & venenatis, eorumque antidotis ; Quibus insertæ sunt animalium quorundam vivæ sectiones, tum & aliquot metamorphoses insectorim -- VI. Mantissa aromatica &c. Posita post Bontii tractatus / Georgii Margravii de Liepstadt -- I. Tractatus topographicus & meteorologicus Brasiliæ, cum observatione eclipsis solaris -- II. Commentarius de Brasiliensium & Chilensium indole ac lingua &c. / Iacobi Bontii ... -- I. De conservanda valetudine -- II. Methodus medendi -- III. Observationes in cadaveribus -- IV. Notæ in Garciam ab Orta -- V. Historia animalium -- VI. Historia plantarum
Subject Terms:
Elzevirios, Ludovicum et Danielem -- Publisher.
Indians of South America.
Langdale, James -- Bookplate.
Medicine -- Brazil.
Medicine -- India.
Natural history -- India.
Orta, Garcia de, 16th cent. Coloquios dos simples e drogas.
Form/Genre:
Engravings -- Hand-colored -- 1658.
Woodcuts -- Hand-colored -- 1658.
Contributors:
Marggraf, Georg, 1610-1644.
Bondt, Jakob de, 1592-1631.
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