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Medicine and pharmacy in Byzantine hospitals : a study of the extant formularies / David Bennett.

Author:
Bennett, David, 1940-2012 [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
  • London ; New York : Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, 2017.
  • ©2017
Description:
xvi, 250 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm.
Series:
Medicine in the medieval Mediterranean. [More in this series]
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-248) and index.
Contents:
From hostel to hospital: the Byzantine xenôn -- Uncertainties -- Can history be written from manuscripts? -- "In conformity with xenôn practice": the Therapeutikai -- On the symptom of acute and chronic affections: Romanos, Theophilos and the Prostagai -- Armoury, monastery, infirmary: the Mangana xenôn remedies; codex Vaticanus graecus 299 -- The codex Parisinus graecus 2194, ff. 441r-450v (Xenoika I and II) -- In the great porticoed street of Maurianos?: the Mauraganos xenôn text -- Conclusions -- Introduction -- Texts.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
History.
ISBN:
  • 9781409441656 ((hbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • 1409441652 ((hbk. ; : alk. paper))
  • ((ebk.))
LCCN:
2016029100
OCLC:
953363716
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