Manuscript: MS. Ashmole 1462
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Bodleian Library, MS. Ashmole 1462
(De medicina ex animalibus)
 

Produced: England, late 12th century

Language: Latin

Author: Sextus Placitus
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Scribe: 

Binding: 
Media: Parchment
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Folios:    Height: 27.6 cm   Width: 41.7 cm

Manuscript type: Herbal

Location: Bodleian Library (University of Oxford), Oxford, England, United Kingdom

Family: n/a

 



Source: Bodleian Library Electronic Catalogue of Medieval & Renaissance Manuscripts | Copyright 2003 Bodleian Library, Oxford University | Folio 45r


 
Description

Miscellaneous medical and herbal texts, in Latin. The text, layout and images are very similar to British Library Sloane MS 1975. The text describes the medicinal uses of several animals.


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Editions and Facsimiles



Digital facsimiles: Bodleian Library, Bodleian Library (partial)

 

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