Ancient books, ancient remedies: herbaria and 'materia medica' among the incunabula of the library of the Benedictine Monastery of Catania

Author/s Simona Inserra
Publishing Year 2021 Issue 2020/1 Language Italian
Pages 7 P. 100-106 File size 144 KB
DOI 10.3280/ASSO2020-001011
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The aim of the paper is to study the incunables of the Benedictine Monastery in Catania, paying attention to the collection relating to materia medica; I also analyze some handwritten notes relating to ancient remedies.

Keywords: Incunable, Library, Edition, Bibliography, Benedictine Monastery

Simona Inserra, Libri antichi, antichi rimedi: erbari e ‘materia medica’ tra gli incunaboli della biblioteca del Monastero dei Benedettini di Catania in "ARCHIVIO STORICO PER LA SICILIA ORIENTALE" 1/2020, pp 100-106, DOI: 10.3280/ASSO2020-001011