Markham's master-piece revived
containing all knowledge belonging to the smith, farrier, or horse-leach, touching the curing all diseases in horses. ... Divided into two books. The I. containing cures physical; the II. all cures chirurgical: together with the nature, use and quality of every simple mentioned through the whole work. Now the twelfth time printed, corrected and augmented with above thirty new chapters, and forty new medicines heretofore never publish'd: all which in the author's life-time were concealed for his own benefit, being the most exact work that ever was published of this nature. To which is added by way of appendix, The country-man's care for his other cattle, containing the exactest receipts for curing all diseases in oxen, cows, sheep, hogs, goats, and all smaller cattel. An now in this impression is added the complete jockey; with methods for the training of horses up for racing: with their heats and courses, and manner of keeping, &c. With instructions to the buyers, to avoid cheating hor
by Gervase Markham
With an additional title page, engraved: Markhams maister:peece.
Pages 79-80 are repeated in numbering only.
Page 49 is misnumbered as 47 in the final sequence.
"An appendix containing the exactest receipts for curing all diseases in oxen, cows, sheep, hogs, goats, and all small cattel" has a separate title page, dated 1680, and pagination; register is continuous.
"The complete jockey or the most exact rules and methods to be observed for the training up of race-horses" has a separate title page, dated 1680, and pagination; register is continuous.
Reproduction of the original in the British Library.
Wing (2nd ed.) M664.
Available electronically as part of Early English books online.
Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. : UMI, 1989. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. 35 mm. (Early English books, 1641-1700 ; 1972:09).
|Series||Early English books, 1641-1700 -- 1972:9.|
|Genre||Early works to 1800.|
|Other Titles||Master-piece revived., Appendix containing the exactest receipts for curing all diseases in oxen, cows, sheep, hogs, goats, and all small cattel., Complete jockey or the most exact rules and methods to be observed for the training up of race-horses.|
The Physical Object
|Pagination||, 80, 79-394, , 26, 47 [i.e. 49],  p.,  leaves of plates|
|Number of pages||394|
History Created October 19, 2008 ·
|August 17, 2012||Edited by VacuumBot||Updated format '[microform] :' to 'Microform'; cleaned up pagination; Removed author from Edition (author found in Work)|
|December 15, 2009||Edited by WorkBot||link works|
|October 19, 2008||Created by ImportBot||Initial record created, from bcl_marc MARC record.|