Hand-coloured wooducts and text from Hortus sanitatis Hand-coloured wooducts and text from Hortus sanitatis​Hortus sanitatis, or Garden of health, is in the. Uniform Title(s):: Hortus sanitatis; Contributor(s):: Meydenbach, Jakob, active 15th century., printer; Publication: [Mainz: Jacob Meydenbach, 23 June ]. HORTUS SANITATIS. BY J. CHRISTIAN BAY. In Peter Schoffer, in Mainz, published a book on popular medicine entitled Herbarius. This was the first of the .

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God, three Persons of Trinity, creating the plants and the animals. Adam and Eve under the Tree of life, woodcut Wellcome L Media in category “Hortus Sanitatis” The following 85 files are in this category, out of 85 total.

Hortus Sanitatis; bed bugs, delousing. These letters also contribute to the rich tapestry of the history of this book. A normal copyright tag is still required.

Railroad Maps and Plans. Five different types of dogs, woodcut, Wellcome L An onion, woodcut, Wellcome L Many of the plants Meydenbach describes are immediately recognisable, but there are some where fantasy has taken over.

Panama Canal – A. The first two were by Peter Schoefferhis Latin Herbarius infollowed by an sanitats and enlarged German version in The mythical Myrmecoleon “ant-lion” Views View Edit History.


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Image of a cockrel. Image of a cockrel. Page 1 of 2. DateOriginal Extent 30cm. Hortus Sanitatis; mandrake Wellcome L Twin-tailed Siren or Mermaid, Hortus Sanitatis. A rare book detailing some of the earliest European medical texts by Jacob meydenbach Mermaid, sea monkey and sea Turk. This artwork is from a edition of ‘Hortus sanitatis’ Garden of Health. Physics – Early Works.

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This woodcut is taken from the Hortus Sanitatis minor, a guide to herbal medicine dating back to Several repaired tears, a few into sanitafis without loss, 13 leaves partly sanitatls a few cases, largely] defective and repaired, occasional staining and light browning.

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Identifier Call Number QK Sell images Our Blog. Search by date Search by date: It describes species in the natural world along with their medicinal uses and modes of preparation.

Hortus Sanitatis, Strasbourg, c. It was first printed in in Mainz, Germany, by Jacob Meydenbach, who is thought to have also been the compiler of the book.

Subsequently, there is no evidence of further correspondence and 80 years have passed with the seal remaining a mystery. Refer to Wellcome blog post archive. Mid 16th-century German blind-tooled pigskin over wooden boards, bevelled on inner edge, sides panelled with heads-in-medallion and other rolls, at centre armorial plaques of the Holy Roman Empire and of Saxony [Haebler I, 67 V.


Hortus sanitatis

A fish with the head of a pig, woodcut, Wellcome L Edera terrestis Hortus sanitatis. It was described as a “rare medieval book” which gave “an insight into the bizarre medical practices used years ago. Xilografia in ‘Hortus Sanitatis’ by Johannes de Cuba Arber, Agnes [], Herbals: Relation-has Version 7ad48f7babbdb76e Collection Rights http: Page of the Tractatus De Herbis depicting Hemlock.

Front paste-down page, with hand A link to contact details and our takedown policy is available here. Today we consult such works to discover more about wonders of the world we live in, but readers at the end of the fifteenth century had more practical concerns.

Page of the Tractatus De Herbis depicting oat. Railroad Journals from the 19th Century. Engineering – Indexes from American Publications,