A leaf from the Canon Medicinae of Avicenna

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Title

A leaf from the Canon Medicinae of Avicenna

Subject

Avicenna, 980-1037
Manuscripts (document genre)
Excerpts

Description

This manuscript copy of Avicenna's Canon, written by Mordechai bar Elia in a rabbinical hand, was formerly in the library of Prince Dietrichstein of Nikolsburg.

Abstract

Excerpt from manuscript copy of Avicenna's Canon

Creator

Avicenna, 980-1037

Date Created

1463

Rights

The Boston Medical Library does not hold copyright on all materials in this collection. For use information, consult Public Services at chm@hms.harvard.edu

Access Rights

Access to the original work depicted requires advance notice. Contact Public Services at chm@hms.harvard.edu for additional information

Is Part Of

Boston Medical Library Rare Books Collection (Ballard 10)

Format

text

Extent

excerpt (1 page)

Language

Hebrew

Type

text

Identifier

Ballard 10

Provenance

Purchased for the Solomon M. Hyams Collection of the Boston Medical Library, 1933

Files

avicenna_canonms.jpg

Citation

Avicenna, 980-1037, “A leaf from the Canon Medicinae of Avicenna,” OnView: Digital Collections & Exhibits, accessed August 20, 2019, http://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/17.

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