by Printed for and sold by Zechariah Feeling [i.e., Zechariah Fowle?]. in London [i.e., Boston] .
Written in English
|Other titles||Family physician|
|Series||Early American imprints -- no. 49961|
|Contributions||Aristotle, Thomas, Isaiah, 1749-1831, engraver|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||viii, , 10-140 p.|
|Number of Pages||140|
Aristotle's complete master-piece. In three parts; displaying the secrets of nature in the generation of man. To which is added, a treasure of phisician [sic]: The sixteenth edition. [See Notes Multiple Contributors] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. The 18th century was a wealth of knowledge, exploration and rapidly growing technology and expanding . THE MASTERPIECE AND OTHER WORKSand on the end-papers as "Printed and published by J. Coker & Co., Shoe Lane, London, E.C". Vilely printed on cheap wood-pulp paper, it is undated, but I would estimate it between and Some of the illustrations have been torn out. Note on the recipes The edition has a great many Size: 2MB. Titled Aristoteles Master-Piece – although it is neither by Aristotle, nor really a masterpiece – the anonymously authored work was first published in John Cannon, a teenaged agricultural laborer, bought a book called Aristotle's Masterpiece for a shilling in He usually read chapbooks like Fortunatus and Dr Faustus, but he bought the Masterpiece in order to “pry into the Secrets of Nature especially of the female sex” — to find out about sex. What he learned was so intriguing that he took to spying on the family .
Get this from a library! Aristotle's complete master-piece: in three parts. Displaying the secrets of nature in the generation of man. Regularly digested into chapters and sections, rendering it far more useful and easy than any yet extant.: To which is added, A treasure of health ; or, The family physician. Being choice and approved remedies for all the several distempers incident . ARISTOTLES MASTER-PIECE. to ahumanbody. The explanation ofthismyste- ry, and the unfoldingthe plasticpowefofnature, in thesecret workingsofgeneration,and thefor- mationof the seedin the womb, is thesubjectof thefollowing treatise;asubject sonecessary tobe known tothefemale sex, that many,forthe ofthisknowledge, haveperished,withthe fruitof theirwomb; . 5 Feb - Aristotle's Masterpiece, a manual of conception & pregnancy, first published c. It's not by Aristotle, it's not a masterpiece and it's not original. But it was a bestseller for centuries. See more ideas about 18th century, Early modern period and Birds and the bees pins. Get this from a library! Aristotle's complete master-piece: in two parts: displaying the secrets of nature in the generation of man: regularly digested into chapters, rendering it far more useful and easy than any yet extant.: To which is added A treasure of health: or The family physician: being choice and appoved [sic] remedies for all the several distempers incident to the human body.
Family physician. Aristotle's Masterpiece. Aristotle's master piece. Aristotle's compleat masterpiece. Aristotle's complete master piece. Aristotle's complete masterpiece. Side note: Colin Schultz wrote a lovely little article about this book for the January 7, issue of the Smithsonian magazine. Included is a copy of his article for your. The Works of [ Aristotle] the Famous Philosopher Containing His Complete Master-Piece and Family Physician, His Experienced Midwife, His Book of Problems, and Remarks on Physiognomy. To the Original Work is Added, an Essay on Marriage. Aristotle. ARISTOTLE'S COMPLETE MASTER-PIECE: IN THREE PARTS: displaying the secrets of nature in the generation of man: regularly digested into chapters and sections, rendering it far more useful and easy th. While the idea of Aristotle as an ancient Masters and Johnson sounds intriguing, this book doesn't quite make the case. Lyon & Turnbull's lot copy notes the "Compleat Master-Piece," is "incorrectly attributed" to the Greek philosopher, and according to the Press Assocation, it isn't known whether he contributed anything at all to the : Ron Dicker.