This content is PDF only. Please click on the PDF icon to access.
In this book the writer gives the complete Greek text and translation of a Greek medical papyrus, whose code name is Anonymus Londinensis. It was written in the second century A.D. in the style of a student comparing various authorities and schools of thought. Anyone who enjoys reading Hippocrates will appreciate this fragment. The author accompanies it with brief, but scholarly essays on Greek thought and medicine, as well as a carefully documented introduction to this text. This book represents a real addition to the source material of Greek medicine.
H. W. N.
The Medical Writings of Anonymus Londinensis.. Ann Intern Med. 1948;29:163. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-29-1-163_3
Download citation file:
Published: Ann Intern Med. 1948;29(1):163.
Results provided by:
Copyright © 2018 American College of Physicians. All Rights Reserved.
Print ISSN: 0003-4819 | Online ISSN: 1539-3704
Conditions of Use