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[BEYNON, Elias]. Le Samaritain charitable ou advis et conseil salutaire pour la guérison de toutes les maladies. 

Genève, Jean Herman Widerhold, [1665].

12mo (165x100 mm), (16)-96 pages.  binding : Nineteenth-century quarter red morocco (bound by Gaillard). Little stainy on leather. Foxings. Thin paper. 

First edition of the French translation by Louis Franc.
Book of charity medicine which gives recipes for balms, powders, remedies to treat the poor.
There is very little biographical information on the author of German origin and this French edition remains uncommon.
A suite will appear in French in 1673.


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