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The Medical Writings of Anonymus Londinensis by W. H. S. Jones

The Medical Writings of Anonymus Londinensis


The Medical Writings of Anonymus Londinensis by W. H. S. Jones

Originally published in 1947, this volume provides a dual-text English translation of the Anonymus Londinensis papyrus, an important document of Ancient Greek medical and philosophical ideas from the second century AD. The text also contains a generous introduction, additional notes, together with essays on the nature of Greek thought and medicine. This is a highly informative book that will be of value to anyone with an interest in Classical ideas on health and physiology.

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Publication date

9th December 2010


W. H. S. Jones

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Cambridge University Press


178 pages




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