Culpeper's last legacy

Publication Date1657
Remainderleft and bequeathed to his dearest wife, for the publike good, being the choicest and most profitable of those secrets which while he lived were lockt up in his breast, and resolved never to be publisht till after his death. Containing sundry admirable experiences in severall sciences, more especially, in chyrurgery, and physick, viz. compounding of medicines, making of waters, syrups, oyles, electuaries, conserves, salts, pils, purges and trochischs. With two particular treatises; the one of feavers; the other of pestilence; as also other rare and choice aphorisms, fitted to the understanding of the meanest capacities. Never publisht before in any of his other works: by Nicholas Culpeper, late student in astrology and physick.
Extent[8], 48, [4], 73, [7], 27, 32-144, [16] p.
PublisherPrinted for N. Brooke at the Angell in Cornhill




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