Anatomy of Melancholy.

By: BURTON, Robert

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BURTON, Robert. The Anatomy of Melancholy. What it is, With all the kinds causes, symptomes, prognostickes, and seuerall cures of it. In three Partitions, with their severall Sections, members and subsections. Philosophically, Medicinally, Historically, opened and cut up. By Democritus Junior. With a Satyricall Preface. Conducing to the following Discourse. The Sixth Edition, corrected and augmented by the Author. London : 1651/2. The Sixth Edition, corrected and augmented by the Author. Pp. (12),1-723,(1),(12) of index. Folio, full leather, raised bands with gilt lettered maroon leather titleblock to spine, all edges stained red. Robert Burton (8 February 1577 – 25 January 1640). With the half-title and the engraved title. Colophon reads: "Printed by R.W. for Henry Cripps of Oxford, and are to be sold by Andrew Crook in Pauls Church-yard, and by Henry Cripps and Lodowick Lloyd in Popes-head Ally. 1651." From the library of Lord Mostyn, probably Sir Thomas Mostyn (1704-1758), 4th Baronet, (with his Gloddaeth Hall , Wales, library bookplate). Bookplate of Montreal collector Alberti G. Nicholls. Two small holes where a clasp had once been attached to the front board, a couple small marginal stains, sparse foxing, else very good. Due to the excess weight ofthis volume, extra shipping charges may be necessary to cover the cost of postage on international orders. 5,000.00

Title: Anatomy of Melancholy.

Author Name: BURTON, Robert

Categories: 41,

Publisher: London, 1651,:

Seller ID: 99272

Keywords: LITERATURE MEDICAL LITERARY ENGLISH BRITISH PSYCHOLOGY 17JHT,