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The Resource Medicine and magic in Elizabethan London : Simon Forman - astrologer, alchemist, and physician, Lauren Kassell

Medicine and magic in Elizabethan London : Simon Forman - astrologer, alchemist, and physician, Lauren Kassell

Label
Medicine and magic in Elizabethan London : Simon Forman - astrologer, alchemist, and physician
Title
Medicine and magic in Elizabethan London
Title remainder
Simon Forman - astrologer, alchemist, and physician
Statement of responsibility
Lauren Kassell
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Simon Forman was one of London's most infamous astrologers. He was consulted thousands of times a year for medical & other questions but he stood apart from the medical elite as he boldly asserted medical ideas that were at odds with most learned physicians. This title recovers the world of medicine & magic in Elizabethan London
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
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Kassell, Lauren
Dewey number
  • 610.9'2
  • 610.92
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Series statement
Oxford historical monographs
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Forman, Simon
  • Physicians
  • Astrologers
  • Alchemists
  • London (England)
  • Biography
Label
Medicine and magic in Elizabethan London : Simon Forman - astrologer, alchemist, and physician, Lauren Kassell
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 240-258) and index
Control code
9780199279050
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xviii, 281 p.
Isbn
9780199279050
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., port.
Label
Medicine and magic in Elizabethan London : Simon Forman - astrologer, alchemist, and physician, Lauren Kassell
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 240-258) and index
Control code
9780199279050
Dimensions
25 cm.
Extent
xviii, 281 p.
Isbn
9780199279050
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Other physical details
ill., port.

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