An Interactive Annotated World Bibliography of Printed and Digital Works in the History of Medicine and the Life Sciences from Circa 2000 BCE to 2022 by Fielding H. Garrison (1870-1935), Leslie T. Morton (1907-2004), and Jeremy M. Norman (1945- ) Traditionally Known as “Garrison-Morton”
15872 entries, 13813 authors and 1928 subjects. Updated: March 23, 2023
Permanent Link for Entry #12949
Studies in magical amulets, chiefly Graeco-Egyptian.Ann Arbor, MI: University of Michigan Press, 1959.
A study of Graeco-Roman popular medicine and superstition based upon the examination of hundreds of engraved gemsntones that were thought to contain magical and medicinal properties. Digital facsimile from the Hathi Trust at this link.
Subjects: ANCIENT MEDICINE › Egypt, ANCIENT MEDICINE › Greece, Magic & Superstition in Medicine