The works of the learned Sr Thomas Brown, Kt., Doctor of Physick, late of Norwich : containing I. Enquiries into vulgar and common errors. II. Religio medici : with annotations and observations upon it. III. Hydriotaphia, or, Urn-Burial : together with The Garden of Cyrus. IV. Certain miscellany tracts. With alphabetical tables

Works. 1686
Browne, Thomas, Sir, 1605-1682

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  • First collected edition; each part has special title page and separate paging; [part.] II ("Religio medici") has imprint date 1685; "Annotations upon Religio medici" and "Observations upon Religio medici" also have special title pages with date 1686.
  • Pagination: [20], 316, [26], 102, [8], 52, [6], 103 [i.e. 73], [5] pages.
  • Signatures: pi² A⁴ a⁴ B-3I⁴ 3K⁶ 3L-3Q⁴ 3R⁶ 3S-4D⁴ 4E² ; 304 leaves.
  • In "Certain miscellany tracts" pages 69-73 are misnumbered 99-103.
  • Title page in red and black; printer's devices on some title pages; initials; head-pieces.
  • Includes bibliographical references and indexes to Pseudodoxia epidemica ([11] pages after p. 316) and Certain miscellany tracts (p. [2-4] after p. 103).
  • In English with Latin and Greek quotes.


  • (Each pt. with special t. p.): Pseudodoxia epidemica, or, Enquiries into very many received tenents and commonly presumed truths ... The seventh and last edition, corrected and enlarged by the author ... MDCLXXXVI -- Religio medici. The eighth edition, corrected and amended with annotations upon all the obscure passages therein. Also observations by Sir Kenelm Digby ... 1685 -- Hydriotaphia, urn=burial, or, A discourse of the sepulchral urns lately found in Norfolk. Together with the Garden of Cyrus, or the quincuncial, lozenge, or net-work plantations of the ancients, artificially, naturally, mystically considered ... MDCLXXXVI -- Certain miscellany tracts ... MDCLXXXVI
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