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    Ettmuller's Abridg'd...Practice of Physic

    Michael Ettmuller. Etmullerus Abridg'd: Or, A Complete System of the Theory and Practice of Physic. Being A Description Of All Diseases Incident to Men, Women and Children... London: E.[lizabeth] Harris, F.[rancis] Hubbard, and A.[ndrew] Bell, 1699. First English Edition Thus. Octavo. A-L8, M7, [B2 duplicate], o-Z8, Aa-Vv8, Xx4. [M8 an N8 are skipped in collation, as in all copies]. Complete. [16], 677 pages. Pages 175-192 skipped in pagination. Contemporary calf, spine restored, wear to boards partially restored, upper left corner of rear board cracked and bent post restoration, old owner's name on title page, some worming (some text affected (Ff1-Gg2 text affected), some foxing and pages age toned, else a very good copy. From the Krown & Spellman Collection.
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    Ettmüller (1644/9-1683) became a professor of Botany and medicine at Leipzig, where he also lectured on chemistry. "In 1666 he started on a long tour in Italy, France, England, and Holland, and was going to spend some months there when he was summoned home...He now devoted himself to practice and to study, wrote numerous dissertations, became a member of the Academia Naturae Curiosorum in 1670..." -Ferguson.

    Wing E3385A. ESTC r216185. OCLC: 14326861.

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    August, 2015
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