Hippocrates (c. 460-377? BC)

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List of Works
[On Airs, Waters and Places]   [On Ancient Medicine]   [Aphorisms]   [On the Articulations]   [The Book of Prognostics]   [Of the Epidemics]   [On Fistulae]   [On Fractures]   [On Hemorrhoids]   [On Injuries of the Head]   [Instruments of Reduction]   [On Joints]   [The Law]   [Mochlicon]   [The Oath]   [On Regimen in Acute Diseases]   [On the Sacred Disease]   [On the Surgery]   [On Ulcers]  

On Airs, Waters and Places (c. 400 BC) [GBWW,htr]
  • HTML (24 pages, 10-15 KB; 55 KB text file also available) at MIT Classics Archive (Translated by Francis Adams)

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  • Greek/English Hardcover edition, translated by W.H.S. Jones, includes Ancient Medicine; Airs, Waters, Places; Epidemics 1 & 3; The Oath; Precepts; Nutriment (Harvard Univ Pr, 1923, 432 pg).
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On Ancient Medicine (c. 400 BC) [GBWW,GI,htr]
  • HTML (24 pages, 9-14 KB; 43 KB text file also available) at MIT Classics Archive (Translated by Francis Adams)

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  • Greek/English Hardcover edition, translated by W.H.S. Jones, includes Ancient Medicine; Airs, Waters, Places; Epidemics 1 & 3; The Oath; Precepts; Nutriment (Harvard Univ Pr, 1923, 432 pg).
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Aphorisms (c. 400 BC) [GBWW,htr]
  • HTML (7 pages, 17-25 KB; 62 KB text file also available) at MIT Classics Archive (Translated by Francis Adams)

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  • Greek/English Hardcover edition, translated by W.H.S. Jones, includes Nature of Man, Regimen in Health, Humours, Aphorisms, Regimen 1-3, Dreams, Heracleitus, On the Universe (Harvard Univ Pr, 1931, 582 pg).
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On the Articulations (or, On Joints) (c. 400 BC) [GBWW,htr]
  • HTML (87 pages, 9-17 KB; 164 KB text file also available) at MIT Classics Archive (Translated by Francis Adams)

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  • Greek/English Hardcover edition, translated by E.T. Withington, includes On Wounds in the Head, In the Surgery, On Fractures, On Joints, Mochlicon (Harvard Univ Pr, 1928, 484 pg).
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The Book of Prognostics (c. 400 BC) [GBWW,htr]
  • HTML (25 pages, 9-13 KB; 39 KB text file also available) at MIT Classics Archive (Translated by Francis Adams)

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  • Greek/English Hardcover edition, translated by W.H.S. Jones, includes Prognostic, Regimen in Acute Diseases, The Sacred Disease, The Art, Breaths, Law, Decorum, Physician (Ch. 1), Dentition (Harvard Univ Pr, 402 pg).
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Of the Epidemics (c. 400 BC) [GBWW,htr]
  • HTML (2 pages, 70-71 KB; 100 KB text file also available) at MIT Classics Archive (Translated by Francis Adams)

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  • Greek/English Hardcover edition, translated by Wesley D. Smith, includes Epidemics 2, 4-6 (Harvard Univ Pr, 1994, 424 pg).
  • Greek/English Hardcover edition, translated by W.H.S. Jones, includes Ancient Medicine; Airs, Waters, Places; Epidemics 1 & 3; The Oath; Precepts; Nutriment (Harvard Univ Pr, 1923, 432 pg).
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On Fistulae (c. 400 BC) [GBWW,htr]
  • HTML (12 pages, 9-12 KB; 15 KB text file also available) at MIT Classics Archive (Translated by Francis Adams)

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  • Greek/English Hardcover edition, translated by Paul Potter, includes Places in Man, Glands, Fleshes, Prorrhetic 1-2, Physician, Use of Liquid, Ulcers, Haemorrhoids, Fistulas (Harvard Univ Pr, 424 pg).
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On Fractures (c. 400 BC) [GBWW,htr]
  • HTML (48 pages, 9-15 KB; 91 KB text file also available) at MIT Classics Archive (Translated by Francis Adams)

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  • Greek/English Hardcover edition, translated by E.T. Withington, includes On Wounds in the Head, In the Surgery, On Fractures, On Joints, Mochlicon (Harvard Univ Pr, 1928, 484 pg).
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On Hemorrhoids (c. 400 BC) [GBWW,htr]
  • HTML (7 pages, 9-12 KB; 9 KB text file also available) at MIT Classics Archive (Translated by Francis Adams)

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  • Greek/English Hardcover edition, translated by Paul Potter, includes Places in Man, Glands, Fleshes, Prorrhetic 1-2, Physician, Use of Liquid, Ulcers, Haemorrhoids, Fistulas (Harvard Univ Pr, 424 pg).
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On Injuries of the Head (c. 400 BC) [GBWW,htr]
  • HTML (21 pages, 9-13 KB; 36 KB text file also available) at MIT Classics Archive (Translated by Francis Adams)

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  • Greek/English Hardcover edition, translated by E.T. Withington, includes On Wounds in the Head, In the Surgery, On Fractures, On Joints, Mochlicon (Harvard Univ Pr, 1928, 484 pg).
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Instruments of Reduction (or, Mochlicon) (c. 400 BC) [GBWW,htr]
  • HTML (42 pages, 9-14 KB; 51 KB text file also available) at MIT Classics Archive (Translated by Francis Adams)

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  • Greek/English Hardcover edition, translated by E.T. Withington, includes On Wounds in the Head, In the Surgery, On Fractures, On Joints, Mochlicon (Harvard Univ Pr, 1928, 484 pg).
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The Law (c. 400 BC) [GBWW,htr,HC]
  • HTML (Single page, 84 KB) at Bartleby.com (Translator unknown)
  • HTML (5 pages, 9-10 KB; 4 KB text file also available) at MIT Classics Archive (Translated by Francis Adams)

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  • Greek/English Hardcover edition, translated by W.H.S. Jones, includes Prognostic, Regimen in Acute Diseases, The Sacred Disease, The Art, Breaths, Law, Decorum, Physician (Ch. 1), Dentition (Harvard Univ Pr, 402 pg).
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The Oath (c. 400 BC) [GBWW,GI,htr,HC]
  • HTML (Single page, 69 KB) at Bartleby.com (Translator unknown)
  • HTML (single page, 11 KB; 3 KB text file also available) at MIT Classics Archive (Translated by Francis Adams)

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  • Greek/English Hardcover edition, translated by W.H.S. Jones, includes Ancient Medicine; Airs, Waters, Places; Epidemics 1 & 3; The Oath; Precepts; Nutriment (Harvard Univ Pr, 1923, 432 pg).
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On Regimen in Acute Diseases (c. 400 BC) [GBWW,htr]
  • HTML (57 pages, 9-16 KB; 96 KB text file also available) at MIT Classics Archive (Translated by Francis Adams)

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  • Greek/English Hardcover edition, translated by Paul Potter, includes Diseases 3, Internal Affections, Regimen in Acute Diseases (Harvard Univ Pr, 1989, 372 pg).
  • Greek/English Hardcover edition, translated by W.H.S. Jones, includes Prognostic, Regimen in Acute Diseases, The Sacred Disease, The Art, Breaths, Law, Decorum, Physician (Ch. 1), Dentition (Harvard Univ Pr, 402 pg).
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On the Sacred Disease (c. 400 BC) [GBWW,GI,htr]
  • HTML (single page, 49 KB; 34 KB text file also available) at MIT Classics Archive (Translated by Francis Adams)

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  • Greek/English Hardcover edition, translated by W.H.S. Jones, includes Prognostic, Regimen in Acute Diseases, The Sacred Disease, The Art, Breaths, Law, Decorum, Physician (Ch. 1), Dentition (Harvard Univ Pr, 402 pg).
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On the Surgery (c. 400 BC) [GBWW,htr]
  • HTML (25 pages, 9-12 KB; 24 KB text file also available) at MIT Classics Archive (Translated by Francis Adams)

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  • Greek/English Hardcover edition, translated by E.T. Withington, includes On Wounds in the Head, In the Surgery, On Fractures, On Joints, Mochlicon (Harvard Univ Pr, 1928, 484 pg).
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On Ulcers (c. 400 BC) [GBWW,htr]
  • HTML (17 pages, 9-13 KB; 28 KB text file also available) at MIT Classics Archive (Translated by Francis Adams)

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  • Greek/English Hardcover edition, translated by Paul Potter, includes Places in Man, Glands, Fleshes, Prorrhetic 1-2, Physician, Use of Liquid, Ulcers, Haemorrhoids, Fistulas (Harvard Univ Pr, 424 pg).
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