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Inscription of William Walter, 17th century

Inscription of William Walter, 17th century

'William Walter, Apothecary and citizen of London'
Quote from Alphita, a 13th century medico-botanical glossary: 'Mirabolanorum species sunt quinque bonorum, Citrinus, kebulus, belliricus, emblicus, indus'.
Drawing of birds and fish.

Author: Paracelsus
Title: De restituta utriusque medicinae vera praxi (London, 1578)
Shelfmark: H.19.17 (catalogue record)

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