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Galen (AD 129-99), researcher and scholar, surgeon and philosopher, logician, herbalist and personal physician to the emperor Marcus Aurelius, was the most influential and multi-faceted medical author of antiquity. This is the first major selection in English of Galen's work, functioning as an essential introduction to his "medical philosophy" and including the first-ever translations of several major works. A detailed Introduction presents a vivid insight into medical practice as well as intellectual and everyday life in ancient Rome.
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P.N. Singer, Freelance writer.Language Notes:
Text: English (translation)
Original Language: Greek
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Book Description Oxford University Press, 2002. Paperback. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P110192839373