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Delphi Complete Works of Hippocrates

Delphi Ancient Classics

by Hippocrates

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Hippocrates of Kos, the Father of Western medicine, is credited with advancing the systematic study of clinical medicine, summing up the knowledge of previous schools and prescribing practices for physicians through the Hippocratic Corpus and other works. The Ancient Classics series provides eReaders with the wisdom of the Classical world, with both English translations and the original Greek texts. This comprehensive eBook presents Hippocrates' complete extant works, with beautiful illustrations, rare texts, informative introductions and the usual Delphi bonus material. (Version 1)

  • Beautifully illustrated with images relating to Hippocrates' life and works

  • Features the complete extant works now generally believed to be written by Hippocrates, in both English translation and the original Greek

  • Concise introductions

  • Includes translations previously appearing in Loeb Classical Library editions of Hippocrates' works

  • Excellent formatting of the texts

  • Easily locate the works you want to read with individual contents tables

  • Includes many of the spurious works in the Hippocratic Corpus, first time in digital print

  • Includes all of Polybus' rare works of the Hippocratic Corpus: ON THE NATURE OF MAN and REGIMEN IN HEALTH, available in no other collection

  • Provides a special dual English and Greek text, allowing readers to compare the sections paragraph by paragraph – ideal for students

  • Features two bonus biographies – discover Hippocrates' ancient world

  • Scholarly ordering of texts into chronological order and literary genresPlease note: some Kindle software programs cannot display Greek characters correctly; however the characters do display correctly on Kindle devices.Please visit delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of exciting titlesCONTENTS:Works of Hippocrates

    ON ANCIENT MEDICINE

    PROGNOSTICS

    APHORISMS

    EPIDEMICS I AND III

    ON REGIMEN IN ACUTE DISEASES

    ON AIRS, WATERS, AND PLACES

    ON THE ARTICULATIONS

    ON FRACTURES

    ON THE INSTRUMENTS OF REDUCTION

    ON INJURIES OF THE HEAD

    THE HIPPOCRATIC OATH

    THE LAW

    THE PHYSICIAN'S ESTABLISHMENTWorks of the Hippocratic Corpus

    ON THE NATURE OF MAN

    REGIMEN IN HEALTH

    ON ULCERS

    ON FISTULAE

    ON HEMORRHOIDS

    ON THE SACRED DISEASE

    ON ALIMENT

    THE PRECEPTS

    HUMOURS

    DREAMS

    THE ART

    BREATHS

    DECORUM

    THE PHYSICIAN

    DENTITIONThe Greek Texts

    LIST OF GREEK TEXTSThe Dual Texts

    DUAL GREEK AND ENGLISH TEXTSThe Biographies

    GENERAL INTRODUCTION TO HIPPOCRATES by W. H. S. Jones

    HIPPOCRATES by Charles McRaePlease visit delphiclassics.com to browse through our range of exciting titles

  • Publication Details

    Publisher:
    PublishDrive
    Imprint:
    Delphi Classics
    Publication Date:
    2015
    Series:
    Delphi Ancient Classics

    Format

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    • OverDrive Read 13 MB
    • Adobe EPUB eBook 13 MB
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