By Anne McCabe

How have been Greek texts at the care and clinical remedy of the pony transmitted from antiquity to the current day? utilizing the proof of Byzantine manuscripts of the veterinary compilation often called the Hippiatrica, Anne McCabe lines the adventure of the texts from the stables to the medieval scriptorium and finally to the broadcast version. Surviving manuscripts comprise either superb presentation copies and undeniable ones meant to be used within the box. The
Hippiatrica is a wealthy and little-known resource of data approximately horses, medication, and magic. This publication presents a consultant to its complicated heritage in addition to a number of attention-grabbing information, and contains color illustrations of a few manuscript pages.

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