Publisher Information: Strassburg: Conrad Scher, 1606.
Schenck, Johann Georg (d. ca. 1620), ed. De formandis medicinae studiis et schola medica constituenda enchyridion selectum. 12mo. 143 pp. Strassburg: Conrad Scher, 1607. 129 x 79 mm. Vellum c. 1607, a little rubbed, title in ms. on spine. Some foxing and browning, but very good. Early ownership inscription on title.
First Strassburg Edition, published simultaneously with an edition issued in Basel. A collection of works by Mercuriale, Castellanus, Plancodomus, Sylvius and Memius on medical education and the formation of a medical curriculum. It was compiled by Johann Georg Schenck, author of the first bibliography of gynecology (see G-M 6013.1) and the son of Johann Schenck of Grafenburg (1530-98), the greatest medical compiler of his day. Rare. When we checked --OCLC cited only one copy (NLM) in North American libraries. Hirsch.Book Id: 34872