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August 17, 2012 | History
Markham's master-piece revived

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

Published by printed by Evan Tyler and Ralph Holt, for John Wright, at the Crown on Ludgate Hill, and Thomas Passenger at the Three Bibles on London Bridge in London .
Written in English.

Edition Notes

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

Format Microform
Pagination [16], 80, 79-394, [2], 26, 47 [i.e. 49], [3] p., [2] leaves of plates
Number of pages 394

ID Numbers

Open Library OL18744741M

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History Created October 19, 2008 · 3 revisions
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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.