Receipts to cure various disorders for my worthy friend, Mr. Winthrop

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Title

Receipts to cure various disorders for my worthy friend, Mr. Winthrop

Subject

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Stafford, Edward, b. 1617 (author)
Winthrop, John, 1588-1649

Description

English physician Edward Stafford compiled this book of basic recipes for medical disorders such as madness, vertigo, and the king’s evil for John Winthrop (1588-1649), the governor of Massachusetts.

Abstract

Excerpt from the book of medical recipes given to Governor John Winthrop (1588-1649) by Edward Stafford

Creator

Stafford, Edward, b. 1617

Date Created

1643 May 06

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

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Is Part Of

Boston Medical Library Rare Books Collection (B MS b76)

Format

text

Extent

excerpt (2 pages)

Language

English

Type

text

Identifier

DigID0002209

Provenance

Gift of Robert C. Winthrop to the Boston Medical Library, 1879

Files

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Citation

Stafford, Edward, b. 1617, “Receipts to cure various disorders for my worthy friend, Mr. Winthrop,” OnView, accessed February 22, 2024, https://collections.countway.harvard.edu/onview/items/show/6317.

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