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Generation. Nature of the Child. Diseases 4. Nature of Women and Barrenness

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Description for Generation. Nature of the Child. Diseases 4. Nature of Women and Barrenness Hardcover. This volume, the tenth of Hippocrates' invaluable texts on the practice of medicine in antiquity, provides essential information about human reproduction and reproductive disorders and expounds a general theory of physiology and pathology, in five Greek treatises presented with facing English translation. Series: Loeb Classical Library. Num Pages: 464 pages, 1 line illustration. BIC Classification: 1QDAG; DSBB; HBLA1; MBX; MFC. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 160 x 115 x 25. Weight in Grams: 346.

The definitive English edition of the “Father of Medicine.”

This is the tenth volume in the Loeb Classical Library’s ongoing edition of Hippocrates’ invaluable texts, which provide essential information about the practice of medicine in antiquity and about Greek theories concerning the human body. Here, Paul Potter presents the Greek text with facing English translation of five treatises, four concerning human reproduction (Generation, Nature of the Child) and reproductive disorders (Nature of Women, Barrenness), and one (Diseases 4) that expounds a general theory of physiology and pathology.

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Product Details

Publisher
Harvard University Press United States
Number of pages
464
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2012
Series
Loeb Classical Library
Condition
New
Number of Pages
464
Place of Publication
Cambridge, United States
ISBN
9780674996830
SKU
V9780674996830
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Ref
99-1

About Hippocrates
Paul Potter is Chair of the Department of the History of Medicine, University of Western Ontario.

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