Caelius Aurelianus on Acute Diseases and on Chronic Diseases
by I.E. Drabkin, Ed
The University of Chicago Press, 1950. Cloth. Near Fine/Near Fine. A clean, very solid example of this 1950 1st thus. Tight and Near Fine in a bright, price-intact, Near Fine dustjacket, with one small chip at the front panel's top-edge. Thick octavo, 1,019 pgs. From the front flap: "Here is the first modern critical annotated edition and the first translation into any modern language of one of the most important medical works that have come down from antiquity--Caelius Aurelianus' Latin version of the Greek treatises, "On Acute Diseases" and "On Chronic Diseases", by Soranus of Ephesus. (Inventory #: 12982)
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