Medical recipes of the family of Erskine of Alva. Edit

Summary

Component Unique Identifier
MS.5112
Level of Description
File

Dates

  • 17th century-18th century. (Creation)

Extents

  • 78 Leaves (Whole)

Subjects

Notes

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Normal access conditions apply.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Normal reproduction conditions apply, subject to any copyright restrictions.

  • Arrangement

    78 folios.

  • Scope and Contents

    The contents include a treatise, 1656, on the making of plasters (folio 1), a copy of Dr Hermann Boerhaave's prescriptions for powders for a fever (folio 68), and a photostat of a prescription, undated, by Jon Macolo, physician to James VI (folio 70).

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