No publication details. (光绪贰年?1876?). Stock ID #159492
Black and white woodblock illustrations in text with 2 full page. Late Qing traditional Chinese medicine book, traditional Chinese five hole binding with string tie, 10 leaves double-sided. Chops on upper cover and chop of a Chinese medical clinic on three leaves, some marking covers, paper on lower cover torn in one area with a little loss. Text in traditional Chinese, 21.8 x 12.6cm. An interesting reference for Chinese traditional medicine. Front free endpaper shows a image of Li Shizhen tasting Chinese herbs while making notes. He was regarded as one of the four great doctors throughout Chinese ancient history. The book lists out injuries on different body parts (e.g head, throat, back)and a separate page on women injury. It also includes two detailed diagrams of acupuncture spots on human body. (When referring to this item please quote stockid 159492).