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Title Compound Remedies [electronic resource] : Galenic Pharmacy from the Ancient Mediterranean to New Spain.
Imprint : University of Pittsburgh Press, 2020.

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Description 1 online resource (404 p.)
Note Description based upon print version of record.
Available only to authorized UTEP users.
Subject Pharmacy -- Mexico -- History.
Materia medica -- Mexico -- History.
Naturopathy -- Mexico -- History.
Drugs -- Dosage forms -- Mexico -- History.
Traditional medicine -- Mexico -- History.
Alchemy -- Mexico -- History.
Mexico.
Genre Electronic books.
History.
Contents Intro -- Contents -- Acknowledgments -- Timeline -- Maps -- Introduction -- Chapter 1. Simples and Their Powers in Galenic Pharmacy -- Chapter 2. Election and Correction: Optimizing the Powers of Simples -- Chapter 3. Mixtion: Compounding Medicines in Galenic Pharmacy -- Chapter 4. Galenic Pharmacy and the Materia Medica of the Nahuas -- Chapter 5. The Development of Alchemical Pharmacy and the Chemico-Galenic Compromise -- Conclusion -- Appendix 1. Archival Sources for Data Collection -- Appendix 2. Textual Tradition of Galenic Pharmacy
Appendix 3. Data Establishing the Significance of Mesue's Works in Galenic Pharmacy -- Appendix 4. Herrera Pharmacy Inventory: Abridged and Translated -- Notes -- Bibliography -- Index
Other Title Print version: De Vos, Paula S. Compound Remedies : Galenic Pharmacy from the Ancient Mediterranean to New Spain : University of Pittsburgh Press,c2020 9780822946496