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Coffee with a Codex: Medical miscellany

An informal lunch or coffee time to meet virtually with Kislak curators and talk about one of the manuscripts from Penn's collections. Each week we'll feature a different manuscript and the expertise of one of our curators. Everyone is welcome to attend.

This week, Curator Dot Porter brought out LJS 236, a medical miscellany with almost the first half of the volume devoted to a copy of Thesaurus pauperum, a compilation of remedies for a variety of diseases frequently attributed to Petrus Hispanus, later Pope John XXI. (OPenn, BiblioPhilly, CWAC Recording)

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October 4, 2022, 12:00pm - 12:30pm
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Virtual
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Open to the Public

Hosted by: Kislak Center