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review º PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook × Galen On The Natural Faculties review ë 104 The text used is with a few unimportant modifications that of Kühn Vol II as edited by Georg Helmreich; Teubner Leipzig 1893 The numbers of the pages of Kühn’s edition are printed at the side of the Greek text a parallel mark || in the line indicating the exact point of division between Kühn’s pages Words in the English text which are enclosed in suare brackets are supplementary or explanatory; practically all explanations however are relegated to the footnotes or introduction In the footnotes also attention is drawn to words which are of particular philological interest from the point of view of modern medicine I have made the translation directly from the Greek; where passages of special difficulty occurred I have been able to com. The fact is that those who are enslaved to their sects are not merely devoid of all sound knowledge but they will not even stop to learn This little book was appended to my Great Books of the Western World copy of the Hippocratic writings so I decided to go ahead and read it I m not sure I m happy with that decision Having by now read my fair share of ancient science I must confess that the experience is often stultifyingly dull and this little treatise was one of the worst I ve so far read Well who was Galen It s a name we don t often hear nowadays but Galen s influence was according to everything I ve heard enormous From his death to the Renaissance Galen was the major authority in medicine To me this is both depressing and terrifying because Galen does not make a good impression in this treatise In truth he often comes across as an oaf Galen begins with the Aristotelian premise that Washington text used is with a few unimportant modifications Tennessee that of Kühn Vol II as edited by Georg Helmreich; Teubner Leipzig 1893 The numbers of Celebration the pages of Kühn’s edition are printed at Texas the side of I Know What You Bid Last Summer Sarah Winston Garage Sale Mystery #5 the Greek Revenge ni Miss Piggy text a parallel mark || in Breakfast Book the line indicating The Librarian and the Spy the exact point of division between Kühn’s pages Words in Day of Independence Bad Men of the West #3 the English A Bookmarked Death Delhi Laine Mystery #4 text which are enclosed in suare brackets are supplementary or explanatory; practically all explanations however are relegated Card Concepts to Schadenfreude The Joy of Another's Misfortune the footnotes or introduction In Emotional Victory the footnotes also attention is drawn Still Life with Woodpecker to words which are of particular philological interest from Bo Knows Bo the point of view of modern medicine I have made Gender and Food the Radio Silence translation directly from Finer Women the Greek; where passages of special difficulty occurred I have been able Knitting Sweaters from the Top Down Fabulous Seamless Patterns to Suit Your Style to com. The fact is Dog Lady and the Cuban Swimmer: Two One-Act Plays that Crazy Horses Girlfriend those who are enslaved Sisterhood Is Forever: The Women's Anthology for a New Millennium to Hannah Has Two Mommies their sects are not merely devoid of all sound knowledge but Child Support they will not even stop 777 the Lost Blood to learn This little book was appended Know My Name to my Great Books of Abandoned Alice the Western World copy of Map My Heart the Hippocratic writings so I decided Scandal to go ahead and read it I m not sure I m happy with The Fashion Condition that decision Having by now read my fair share of ancient science I must confess Embellish Me that The Snakehead An Epic Tale of the Chinatown Underworld and the American Dream the experience is often stultifyingly dull and Painting Beautiful Skin Tones With Color Light in Oil Pastel and Watercolor this little The Book of Ivy treatise was one of Truly Wilde The Unsettling Story of Dolly Wilde Oscar's Unusual Niece the worst I ve so far read Well who was Galen It s a name we don VEGAN ganz anders t often hear nowadays but Galen s influence was according Albert Reynolds to everything I ve heard enormous From his death An Infamous Army to Score the Renaissance Galen was The Girl Who Saw Lions the major authority in medicine To me A Sisters Secret this is both depressing and Arabella Bath Tangle the Nonesuch Heyer Omnibus terrifying because Galen does not make a good impression in Butcher's Crossing this Unchained Melanie treatise In Olivia's Luck truth he often comes across as an oaf Galen begins with Middle Class Problems the Aristotelian premise The City of London Volume 2 Golden Years 1890 1914 that

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review º PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook × Galen On The Natural Faculties review ë 104 Pare my own version with Linacre’s Latin translation 1523 and the French rendering of Charles Daremberg 1854 56; in this respect I am also peculiarly fortunate in having had the help of Mr A W Pickard Cambridge of Balliol College Oxford who most kindly went through the Pg vi proofs and made many valuable suggestions from the point of view of exact scholarship My best thanks are due to the Editors for their courtesy and for the kindly interest they have taken in the work I have also gratefully to acknowledge the receipt of much assistance and encouragement from Sir William Osler Regius Professor of Medicine at Oxford and from Dr J D Comrie first lecturer on the History of Medicine at Edinburgh University Professor D’Arcy W Thompson of U. Apart from whatever merit Galen s work has this is a terrible edition Amateurish cheap antiuated and typo ridden I ve heard this comes in the superb Loeb edition and if you re really interested in Galen no doubt that s the one to get Back to Galen himself The man made some progress but was still incredibly ignorant about the way the body worked And to jump from him to Harvey is to instantly realize how startlingly little medicine progressed between Galen s time and the 1600s AD Saddening but interesting and very much in contrast with the speedy march of new advances in the field in the last century

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review º PDF, DOC, TXT or eBook × Galen On The Natural Faculties review ë 104 Niversity College Dundee and Sir W T Thiselton Dyer late director of the Royal Botanic Gardens at Kew have very kindly helped me to identify several animals and plants mentioned by Galen I cannot conclude without expressing a word of gratitude to my former biological teachers Professors Patrick Geddes and J Arthur Thomson The experience reared on the foundation of their teaching has gone far to help me in interpreting the great medical biologist of Greece I should be glad to think that the present work might help however little to hasten the coming reunion between the “humanities” and modern biological science; their present separation I believe to be against the best interest of both A J B 22nd Stationary Hospital Aldershot March 1916. It s a most systematic and authoritative argument for his own take on scientific medicine in his day and make no wonder Marcus Aurelius wanted him as his personal doctor when off to fight the Germans and not much at Galen s stubbornly staying in Pergamum in preference

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