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Guide to da Varignana Guglielmo , Secreta Sublimia ad Varios Curandos Morbos circa 1500s

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Descriptive Summary

Title:

Guglielmo, da Varignana. Secreta Sublimia ad Varios Curandos Morbos

Dates:

circa 1500s

Dates:

Crerar Ms 12

Size:

86 p. (21cm.)

Repository:

Special Collections Research Center
University of Chicago Library
1100 East 57th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60637 U.S.A.

Abstract:

Illuminated manuscript in Italian, [based on Guglielmo Varignana's Secreta Sublimia (1313), in Latin]. Front and back flyleaves covered with holograph pharmaceutical formulae in a different [16th century?] hand. Sections include: I) "Libro de la medicine simpliciter e composte"; II) "Cura de le febre"; III) "Trattado de la urina"; IV) "Practica." Ex libris: "Vincentii Cecchetti Medici Physici." Bound in wooden boards with leather back, back clasp present.

Information on Use

Access

Open for research. No restrictions.

Citation

When quoting material from this collection, the preferred citation is: da Varignana, Guglielmo, Secreta Sublimia ad Varios Curandos Morbos, Crerar Ms 12, Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago Library

Scope Note

Illuminated manuscript in Italian, [based on Guglielmo Varignana's Secreta Sublimia (1313), in Latin]. Front and back flyleaves covered with holograph pharmaceutical formulae in a different [16th century?] hand. Sections include: I) "Libro de la medicine simpliciter e composte"; II) "Cura de le febre"; III) "Trattado de la urina"; IV) "Practica." Ex libris: "Vincentii Cecchetti Medici Physici." Bound in wooden boards with leather back, back clasp present. Compare to Crerar Rare Books 11469, Gugliemo Varignana, Secreta Sublima, 1532.

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Subject Headings

INVENTORY

Crerar Ms 12