Deluxe facsimile edition

The Book of Simple Medicine

(Libro de los Medicamentos Simples)

Russian National Library, St. Petersburg, ΦP.Fv VI #1
Book of Simple Medicine
Book of Simple Medicine (2)
One of the most celebrated medieval treatises on medicine by Mattheus Platearius. Its illuminations have been attributed to Robert Testard, the miniaturist  active at  court of  Carlos de Angoulême. The manuscript entered the Imperial Library in 1805. 118 miniatures, 27 x 37 cm, 340 pp.
 Moleiro Editor, 2000.  Euro 1,978

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