An Interactive Annotated World Bibliography of Printed and Digital Works in the History of Medicine and the Life Sciences from Circa 2000 BCE to Circa 2020 by Fielding H. Garrison (1870-1935), Leslie T. Morton (1907-2004), and Jeremy M. Norman (1945- ) Traditionally Known as “Garrison-Morton”

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BUDGE, Sir Ernest Alfred Thompson Wallis

3 entries
  • 38

Syrian anatomy, pathology and therapeutics or "The Book of Medicines". The Syriac text with an English translation, etc. by E. A. Wallis Budge. 2 vols.

London: H. Milford, 1913.

Text and translation from a copy made for Budge of a 12th century codex---one of the most extensive early medical manuscripts in Syriac. Digital facsimile from the Internet Archive at this link.



Subjects: MEDIEVAL MEDICINE › Syria and Syriac Texts
  • 12678

The divine origin of the craft of the herbalist.

London: Culpepper House, 1928.

A semi-popular account useful for its surveys of the earliest herbal literature: Egyptian, Sumerian, Assyrian, Greece, Syriac, Arabic, Coptic, Ethiopian (Abyssinian).

Digital facsimile from the Internet Archive at this link.



Subjects: BOTANY › Ethnobotany, PHARMACOLOGY › PHARMACEUTICALS › Materia medica / Herbals / Herbal Medicines › History of Materia Medica
  • 6627.1

Amulets and superstitions: the original texts with translations and descriptions.

London: Oxford University Press, 1930.

Reprinted, 1961.



Subjects: Magic & Superstition in Medicine