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The Resource De thermis Andreae Baccii Elpidiani, medici, atque philosophi, ciuis Romani, libri septem : opus locupletissimum, non solùm medicis necessarium, verumetiam studiosis variarum rerum naturæ perutile : in quo agitur de uniuersa aquarum natura, deq́[ue] differentiis omnibus, ac mistionibus cum terris, cum ignibus, cum metallis : de lacubus, fontibus, fluminibus : de balneis totius orbis, & de methodo medendi per balneas : deq́ue lauationum, simul atque exercitationum institutis in admirandis thermis Romanorum, reuisum & approbatum à deputatis S. Inquisitionis ; quae in singulis libris tractentur, versa pagina indicabit.

De thermis Andreae Baccii Elpidiani, medici, atque philosophi, ciuis Romani, libri septem : opus locupletissimum, non solùm medicis necessarium, verumetiam studiosis variarum rerum naturæ perutile : in quo agitur de uniuersa aquarum natura, deq́[ue] differentiis omnibus, ac mistionibus cum terris, cum ignibus, cum metallis : de lacubus, fontibus, fluminibus : de balneis totius orbis, & de methodo medendi per balneas : deq́ue lauationum, simul atque exercitationum institutis in admirandis thermis Romanorum, reuisum & approbatum à deputatis S. Inquisitionis ; quae in singulis libris tractentur, versa pagina indicabit.

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De thermis Andreae Baccii Elpidiani, medici, atque philosophi, ciuis Romani, libri septem : opus locupletissimum, non solùm medicis necessarium, verumetiam studiosis variarum rerum naturæ perutile : in quo agitur de uniuersa aquarum natura, deq́[ue] differentiis omnibus, ac mistionibus cum terris, cum ignibus, cum metallis : de lacubus, fontibus, fluminibus : de balneis totius orbis, & de methodo medendi per balneas : deq́ue lauationum, simul atque exercitationum institutis in admirandis thermis Romanorum
Title
De thermis Andreae Baccii Elpidiani, medici, atque philosophi, ciuis Romani, libri septem
Title remainder
opus locupletissimum, non solùm medicis necessarium, verumetiam studiosis variarum rerum naturæ perutile : in quo agitur de uniuersa aquarum natura, deq́[ue] differentiis omnibus, ac mistionibus cum terris, cum ignibus, cum metallis : de lacubus, fontibus, fluminibus : de balneis totius orbis, & de methodo medendi per balneas : deq́ue lauationum, simul atque exercitationum institutis in admirandis thermis Romanorum
Statement of responsibility
reuisum & approbatum à deputatis S. Inquisitionis ; quae in singulis libris tractentur, versa pagina indicabit.
Title variation
De thermis
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Language
lat
Summary
First edition of the classic work on mineral waters, dealing with all the spas known at the time, by Andrea Bacci, professor of botany at Rome (1567-1600) during which time he was also physician to Sixtus V.
Cataloging source
NLM
Citation location within source
  • 35
  • 426
  • B-5
  • 1565
  • page 66
  • CNCE 3825
  • I:600
  • II:66
Citation source
  • Duveen, D.I. Bibliotheca alchemica et chemica
  • Catalogue of incunabula and sixteenth century printed books in the National Library of Medicine
  • Adams, H.M. Catalogue of books printed on the continent of Europe, 1501-1600, in Cambridge libraries
  • Catalogo ragionato dei libri d'arte e d'antichità posseduti dal conte Cicognara
  • Short-title catalogue of books printed in Italy and of Italian books printed in other countries from 1465 to 1600 now in the British Museum
  • EDIT 16
  • Catalogue of printed books in the Wellcome Historical Medical Library
  • Simon, A.L. Bibliotheca Bacchica
Illustrations
plans
Index
index present
LC call number
RM822.W2
LC item number
B33 1571
Literary form
non fiction
NLM call number
  • WZ 240
  • Film 50-133 no. 4
NLM item number
B117dt 1571
Summary expansion
He wrote on a variety of topics including poisons, simples, precious stones, and wine. The present work includes a number of references to the New World unrecorded in Alden's European Americana, including the rivers of the New World (page 10), gold in Florida (page 321), Vespucci's accounts of the New World (page 494), and others. Bacci also includes descriptions of various wines made near the spas
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De thermis Andreae Baccii Elpidiani, medici, atque philosophi, ciuis Romani, libri septem : opus locupletissimum, non solùm medicis necessarium, verumetiam studiosis variarum rerum naturæ perutile : in quo agitur de uniuersa aquarum natura, deq́[ue] differentiis omnibus, ac mistionibus cum terris, cum ignibus, cum metallis : de lacubus, fontibus, fluminibus : de balneis totius orbis, & de methodo medendi per balneas : deq́ue lauationum, simul atque exercitationum institutis in admirandis thermis Romanorum, reuisum & approbatum à deputatis S. Inquisitionis ; quae in singulis libris tractentur, versa pagina indicabit.
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Publication
Note
  • Date of imprint precedes name of printer on title page
  • Colophon reads: "Venetiis, ex Officina Valgrisiana. M D LXXI."
  • Signatures: A4 b-e6 f4, A-Z6 Aa-Nn6 Oo6 (Oo6+1) Pp-Ss6 Tt-Vv4
  • Woodcuts: Valgrisi's device on title page, featuring two disembodied hands holding a tau cross entwined with a serpent; printer's name on either side of cross, arranged "VIN" and "CENT"; double-page woodcut plan of the Baths of Diocletian is printed across the whole inner forme of the inserted bifolium in gathering Oo; the outer forme contains pages 443-444
  • Text printed in large roman type; marginal references in small italic type
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
32 cm (folio)
Extent
[64], 509, [1] pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy: modern binding of brown pastepaper over mottled tan leather; gold-stamped brown leather spine label with title "Baccus. De thermis;" edges sprinkled red. Contemporary ownership inscription on title page of Gioseppe Parpaglione and purchase note [?] in an earlier hand. Purchase, Jeffrey Mancevice, 1999.
  • Purchase, Jeffrey D. Mancevice, 1999.
Other physical details
1 folded plan (woodcut)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)14298694
  • ucoclc14298694
Label
De thermis Andreae Baccii Elpidiani, medici, atque philosophi, ciuis Romani, libri septem : opus locupletissimum, non solùm medicis necessarium, verumetiam studiosis variarum rerum naturæ perutile : in quo agitur de uniuersa aquarum natura, deq́[ue] differentiis omnibus, ac mistionibus cum terris, cum ignibus, cum metallis : de lacubus, fontibus, fluminibus : de balneis totius orbis, & de methodo medendi per balneas : deq́ue lauationum, simul atque exercitationum institutis in admirandis thermis Romanorum, reuisum & approbatum à deputatis S. Inquisitionis ; quae in singulis libris tractentur, versa pagina indicabit.
Publication
Note
  • Date of imprint precedes name of printer on title page
  • Colophon reads: "Venetiis, ex Officina Valgrisiana. M D LXXI."
  • Signatures: A4 b-e6 f4, A-Z6 Aa-Nn6 Oo6 (Oo6+1) Pp-Ss6 Tt-Vv4
  • Woodcuts: Valgrisi's device on title page, featuring two disembodied hands holding a tau cross entwined with a serpent; printer's name on either side of cross, arranged "VIN" and "CENT"; double-page woodcut plan of the Baths of Diocletian is printed across the whole inner forme of the inserted bifolium in gathering Oo; the outer forme contains pages 443-444
  • Text printed in large roman type; marginal references in small italic type
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
32 cm (folio)
Extent
[64], 509, [1] pages
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Note
  • Spec. Coll. copy: modern binding of brown pastepaper over mottled tan leather; gold-stamped brown leather spine label with title "Baccus. De thermis;" edges sprinkled red. Contemporary ownership inscription on title page of Gioseppe Parpaglione and purchase note [?] in an earlier hand. Purchase, Jeffrey Mancevice, 1999.
  • Purchase, Jeffrey D. Mancevice, 1999.
Other physical details
1 folded plan (woodcut)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)14298694
  • ucoclc14298694

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