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The Resource English almanacs, astrology, and popular medicine : 1550-1700, Louise Hill Curth

English almanacs, astrology, and popular medicine : 1550-1700, Louise Hill Curth

Label
English almanacs, astrology, and popular medicine : 1550-1700
Title
English almanacs, astrology, and popular medicine
Title remainder
1550-1700
Statement of responsibility
Louise Hill Curth
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Action
digitized
Cataloging source
OCLCE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Curth, Louise Hill
Dewey number
133.5861
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
R146
LC item number
.C87 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2008 A-165
  • WZ 70 FA1
NLM item number
C978e 2007
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Almanacs
  • Almanacs
  • Medical astrology
  • Medical astrology
  • Medical literature
  • Medical literature
  • Medicine, Popular
  • Medicine, Popular
  • History of Medicine
  • Almanacs as Topic
  • Astrology
  • History, 16th Century
  • History, 17th Century
  • Literature
  • United Kingdom
  • S
  • G
  • Almanach
  • Almanacs
  • Medical astrology
  • Medical literature
  • Medicine, Popular
  • Astrologie
  • Volksgeneeskunde
  • Almanakken
  • Boekwezen
  • Engeland
  • Medizin
  • England
  • BODY, MIND & SPIRIT / Parapsychology / General
Label
English almanacs, astrology, and popular medicine : 1550-1700, Louise Hill Curth
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 236-275) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. I. Setting the scene -- 1. Medical marketplace, popular medicine and print culture -- 2. Genre of almanacs -- 3. 'Students of astrology and physick': the authors -- 4. 'Courteous Readers': the target audience -- pt. II. Structures of practice and knowledge -- 5. Astrology and popular culture -- 6. Astrology and physick -- 7. 'To keep out disease': preventative medicine -- 8. 'A putting to and a taking away': non-commercial remedial medicine -- 9. Nostrums for sale: advertising and almanacs -- 10. 'The care of the brute beast': almanacs and medicine for animals -- pt. III. Conclusion -- Bibliography of surviving almanacs 1550-1700
Control code
619859036
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 283 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781526129864
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctv5p2fch
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)619859036
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Label
English almanacs, astrology, and popular medicine : 1550-1700, Louise Hill Curth
Publication
Antecedent source
file reproduced from original
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 236-275) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
black and white
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Pt. I. Setting the scene -- 1. Medical marketplace, popular medicine and print culture -- 2. Genre of almanacs -- 3. 'Students of astrology and physick': the authors -- 4. 'Courteous Readers': the target audience -- pt. II. Structures of practice and knowledge -- 5. Astrology and popular culture -- 6. Astrology and physick -- 7. 'To keep out disease': preventative medicine -- 8. 'A putting to and a taking away': non-commercial remedial medicine -- 9. Nostrums for sale: advertising and almanacs -- 10. 'The care of the brute beast': almanacs and medicine for animals -- pt. III. Conclusion -- Bibliography of surviving almanacs 1550-1700
Control code
619859036
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 283 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781526129864
Level of compression
  • lossless
  • lossy
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctv5p2fch
Reformatting quality
  • preservation
  • access
Reproduction note
Electronic reproduction.
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)619859036
System details
Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.

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