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Doctors and medicine in medieval England, 1340-1530

by Robert Steven Gottfried

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Great Britain,
  • England.
    • Subjects:
    • Medicine, Medieval -- England,
    • History of Medicine, Medieval -- England,
    • Military Medicine -- history -- England,
    • Physicians -- England,
    • Surgery -- history -- England,
    • Great Britain -- History -- Medieval period, 1066-1485,
    • Great Britain -- Tudors, 1485-1603

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesDoctors & medicine in medieval England, 1340-1530.
      StatementRobert S. Gottfried.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsR141 .G67 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxvi, 359 p., [8] p. of plates :
      Number of Pages359
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2715129M
      ISBN 100691054819
      LC Control Number86008135

      Gilbertus Anglicus (or Gilbert of England, also known as Gilbertinus; c. – c. ) was an English physician of the Medieval period. He is known chiefly for his encyclopedic work the Compendium of Medicine, (Compendium Medicinae,) most probably written between and This was an attempt at a comprehensive overview of the best practice in medicine and surgery at the time. Sorry the service is unavailable at the moment. Please try again : Martha Carlin.

      Medicine in the Middle Ages. The Middle Ages was a grim time to be poorly. In the s, the average life expectancy was perhaps Infant mortality was extremely high where 1 in 5 children.   The Saxons built the first hospital in England in C. E, and many more followed after the Norman Conquest in , including St. Bartholomew’s of London, built in .

      Composed of daily entries, Le Livre de Seyntz Medicines (The Book of Holy Medicine) is unique among medieval devotional literature in that it contains the most extensive known use of medical metaphors and imagery to describe religious experience. The book is a catalogue of Henry’s sins, expressed as various wounds and diseases, followed by a Author: Jessica Mellinger. Books shelved as medieval-medicine: The Body And Surgery In The Middle Ages by Marie Christine Pouchelle, The Epidemics of the Middle Ages by Justus Frie.


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