Leo the Physician

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Medical encyclopedist; traditionally dated to 9th C. but possibly as late as 12th–13th C. (cf. R. Renehan, DOP 38 [1984] 159, n.5). Leo is known for two works, Epitome on ...

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

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