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Invisible travellers and virtual tracks: knowledge construction in Colóquios Dos Simples e Drogas de India... of Garcia de Orta (GOA, 1563)
In 1563 it was published in Goa the first modern book about the Asian natural world. Its author, Garcia de Orta (c.1500-1568), was a Portuguese physician who had lived in Asia for more than thirtyExpand
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BETWEEN EAST AND WEST: GARCIA DE ORTA’S COLLOQUIES AND THE CIRCULATION OF MEDICAL KNOWLEDGE IN THE SIXTEENTH CENTURY
This paper analyses the importance of Garcia de Orta’s Colloquies on the simples and drugs of India (Goa, 1563) in the construction and circulation of Asian botanical and medical knowledge in theExpand
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Clusius In Portugal: One voyage, Multiple Encounters
From 1564 to 1565, Clusius (1526-1609) travelled to the Iberican Peninsula as the tutor of the young heir of the Fuggers. This journey, which lasted nearly a year, took the two men to the mostExpand
Clusius em Portugal: uma viagem, múltiplos encontros
Resumo: Em 1564-1565, Clusius (1526-1609) efectuou uma viagem a Peninsula Iberica enquanto tutor do jovem herdeiro do emporio dos Fugger. A viagem, que durou cerca de um ano, levou os dois homens asExpand
A figura de Garcia de Orta traçada pelo Conde de Ficalho.: Os diálogos entre o biógrafo e Colóquios dos Simples
EnglishIn 1563 Coloquios dos Simples e Drogas e Cousas Medicinais da India was published in Goa. The treatise, written in the form of a dialogue, shared the latest news on the plants, minerals andExpand
A Behind-the-Scenes Glimpse into the Princeps Edition of Coloquios dos simples (Goa, 1563).
Considered by many to be the most learned Portuguese physician who lived in Goa during the sixteenth century, Garcia de Orta (c. 1500–1568) was the author of Coloquios dos Simples, e Drogas he cousasExpand
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José Rámon Marcaida López, Arte y Ciencia en el Barroco español. Historia Natural, Coleccionismo y cultura visual. Fundación Focus-Abengoa/Marcial Pons Historia: Madrid, 2014. 337Pp. ISBN
The History of Science has witnessed important developments in recent decades. By considering the role played by a wider range of actors, practices and institutions, the discipline covers today newerExpand
Entre Oriente y Occidente: los Coloquios de García de Orta y la circulación del conocimiento médico en el siglo XVI
This paper analyses the importance of Garcia de Orta’s Colloquies on the simples and drugs of India (Goa, 1563) in the construction and circulation of Asian botanical and medical knowledge in theExpand
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