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M., J.
Drych i Ddwfr y Cleifion, Pw Cynorthwyo i Ddeall Achos, Natur, a Chanlyniadan eu clefydon. Casgledig O Ysgrifeniadau Yr Enwogion Hippocrates, Galen, Sydenham, &c. Prif Feddygon Eu Hoesoedd. Hefyd, Dwfr-Arwyddion, O Waith Hen Feddygon Myddfai, Y Rhai. A ysgrifenasant yn nghylch A.D. 1230, ac o herwydd eu gwerthfawr-owgrwydd, a gadwyd o law i law, mewn ysgrifeh, 534 o flynyddan. Tra Llesol I Bob Teulu.

TRANSLATED: A mirror to the urine of sick people to help them understand the Reason, Nature and Consequences of their illness. Collected from the writings of the famous Hippocrates, Galen, Sydenham, etc. the most important physicians of their age. Also urinal indications being the old writings of the Physicians of Myddfai who wrote c.AD 1230, and because of their importance were kept in manuscript for 534 years. Useful for all families.

Description:
pp. 31, (i) Advertisement for Aristotle's Masterpiece, in Welsh. Original buff paper wrappers, stitched as issued, a very good copy.

*COPAC records the BRITISH LIBRARY copy only. The Preface is signed J.M., the date is suggested by the British Library entry. See HOWARD DAVIES and MORFYDD OWEN, Meddygon Myddfai [the Physicians of Myddfai], in JOHN CULE Wales and Medicine, 1975. Also I. & T. D. TURNER The Pharmacy of the Physicians of Myddfai, Welsh School of Pharmacy, Cardiff, no date [c.1976].

John Jones. Llanrwst.

Date Published: [1842?]. 12mo.

Stock No. 56168

Price: 175.00

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