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University of Pennsylvania Library's LJS 62 - Herbal (Video Orientation)

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7-2014

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Video Orientation to the University of Pennsylvania Library's LJS 62 - Herbal in the tradition of Dioscorides.

Work on plants and their medicinal properties in 679 chapters, preceded by illustrations, a prologue, and a table of contents listing 697 chapters. The prologue attributes it to Dioscorides, Galen, and Isocrates; the work is very similar to the De materia medica of Dioscorides. With many notes added.

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University of Pennsylvania Library's LJS 62 - Herbal (Video Orientation)

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