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Kitab al-Diryaq, 1198

Probably from northern Mesopotamia, in the Ayyubid Sultanate.

Folio 22, Andromachus the Younger learns of the efficacy of snake-tainted wine as a cure for elephantiasis - Kitab al Diryaq, 1198

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Kitab al-Diryaq (the Book of Antidotes) by Pseudo-Gallen, probably northern Mesopotamia, 1198CE. Bibliotheque Nationale, Paris, Ms. Arabe 2964.

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