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Joseph Horn treatise on urine and astrology

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 2/175
Student treatise on urine, citing classical authorities, including Galen and Hippocrates. Several spelling corrections in different hand. Treatise describes conditions of urine, particularly color and sediment, with reference to specific diseases and relationship of planets to illness and recovery. The name "Joseph Horn" and supposed date of treatise inscribed on back board of volume.

Dates

  • 1701

Creator

Extent

1 volume (76 pages)

Biographical / Historical

Joseph Horn was an eighteenth century tailor and outfitter in Pudsey, England.

Physical Location

Small collections

Creator

Title
Joseph Horn treatise on urine and astrology

Repository Details

Part of the Historical Medical Library of The College of Physicians of Philadelphia Repository

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