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University of Pennsylvania Library's LJS 189 - Zakhīrah-ʹi Khvārazmshāhī (Video Orientation)

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9-2014

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Video Orientation to the University of Pennsylvania Library's LJS 189 - Zakhīrah-ʹi Khvārazmshāhī.

Summary: Persia, 14th century. Medical encyclopedia in 9 books, with discussions of physiology, anatomy, pathology, diagnosis, fevers, specific diseases, surgery, fractures, poisons, and antidotes. Includes indexes, although some leaves are missing. Most leaves re-margined with pink paper; a few leaves have original margins and extensive marginal notes or commentary.

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History | Medieval Studies | Other Arts and Humanities

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University of Pennsylvania Library's LJS 189 - Zakhīrah-ʹi Khvārazmshāhī (Video Orientation)

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