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Ms. Codex 525 Collectaneum medicamentorum tam simplicium, quam compositorum conscriptum
TitleCollectaneum medicamentorum tam simplicium, quam compositorum conscriptum
- Tandler, Franz Johann
- Hofer, Franz Alexander
Call numberMs. Codex 525
(Philadelphia, University of Pennsylvania, Rare Book & Manuscript Library)
- bibid: 2486456
PublisherThe University of Pennsylvania Libraries
LanguageLatin, with German interspersed in some places
Extensive pharmacopeia of a young apothecary, trained by Franz Alexander Hofer (see copy of letter on verso of last folio); he was born in 1735 according to a biographical entry (see inside back cover), and this collection of prescriptions may have been submitted in connection with his application for certification (see copy of his Epistola petitoria pro condition[e], f. 170v-171v).
- Ms. codex.
- Title from title page (f. 2r).
Extent171 leaves : 199 x 157 mm. bound to 204 x 165 mm
FoliationPaper, 171; [1-171]; modern foliation in pencil, upper right recto. Irregular contemporary pagination in ink, upper outer corners.
BindingContemporary boards with original calf spine and corners. Binding pulling apart, several quires nearly detached, some worm damage.
- Purchased, 1972.
- Medicine--Formulae, receipts, prescriptions--Early works to 1800
- Pharmacy--Study and teaching--Czech Republic--Litoměřice
- Manuscripts, Latin--18th century
- Manuscripts, European
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