Epistolarum medicinalium volumen tripartitum denuo recognitum, & dimidia sui parte auctum; opus varia ac rara cum eruditione, tum rerum scitu dignissimarum explicatione refertum.

  • Lange, Johannes
  • Francofurdi [Frankfurt]: Apud heredes Andreae Wecheli, Claudium Marnium & Ioann. Aubrium 1589


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8vo, pp. [xxxii], 1131, [1]. Woodcut portrait on p. [19]. Later half mottled sheep, sprinkled paper boards, spine gilt in compartments, orange and green labels, patterned paste-paper pastedowns. Lightly toned, some minor spotting. Rubbed and somewhat worn at spine and extremities. Old ownership inscription rubbed out on title-page.


The first collected edition of the primary writings of the German physician Johannes Lange (1485-1565), all in the form of letters, originally published over two volumes in 1554 and 1560. They cover numerous subjects, with one letter containing the earliest account of chlorosis.

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