Specimen medicinae Sinicae

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Title

Specimen medicinae Sinicae

Subject

Title pages
Wang, Shuhe, 265-316
Medicine, Chinese

Description

These are some of the earliest translations into Latin of Chinese medical texts on the pulse written by Wang Shuhe of the third century. The translations, though here edited by Andreas Cleyer and published anonymously, were made by Michel Boym (1612-1659), a Polish scientist and Jesuit missionary in China.

Abstract

Title page, with table of contents, of Shuhe Wang's Specimen medicinae Sinicae

Creator

Wang, Shuhe, 265-316

Date Created

1682

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

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Is Part Of

Boston Medical Library Rare Books Collection (R601.C59)

Format

text

Extent

1 title page

Language

Latin

Type

text

Identifier

DigID0002532

Provenance

Purchased for the Boston Medical Library, 1889

Files

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Citation

Wang, Shuhe, 265-316, “Specimen medicinae Sinicae,” OnView: Digital Collections & Exhibits, accessed April 22, 2019, https://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/12604.

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