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Penn Library's LJS 421 - [Letter from Hippocrates to Caesar]. (Video Orientation)

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10-11-2022

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Video Orientation to the University of Pennsylvania Library's LJS 421, a short collection of medical advice in prose, framed as sent by Hippocrates to Caesar, comprised of recipes followed by a guide to astronomical movements.

Written in France, probably in the third quarter of the 14th century.

Digital copies and a full record are available through Franklin: https://franklin.library.upenn.edu/catalog/FRANKLIN_9946263053503681

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Hippocrates -- Fiction, Caesar Julius -- Fiction, Caesar Julius, Hippocrates, Medicine -- Early works to 1800, Medicine, Medicine Medieval, Traditional medicine -- Formulae receipts prescriptions, Codices, Prescriptions, Manuscripts French, Manuscripts Medieval, Fiction, Fiction

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History of Science, Technology, and Medicine | Medicine and Health Sciences | Medieval Studies

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