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CASE68064: Horary consultation concerning Thomas Lewis (PERSON53690)

Question asked by Mr Wilkinson (PERSON61826) on 3 April 1629 at 14:30

RN Mr Wilkinson of wadston {sic} \Wadsdon/ for his ma{n} Thomas Luce \Lewys/ \25 y/ Ap. 3. . h. 3 p m. 1629

[Astrological Chart]

Tho: Luce \Lewys/ serv: to Mr Wilkinson 26 y Ap 3 h. 2. 30 p m 1629. |Wadsdon /in Buckinghā sheere\ 25 y|

U[1624–34] Tho: Lewys Seru. to Mr Wilkinson of Wadsdon 25. yeares.

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 407, ff. 118v-119v (f. 118v upper right, f. 119r upper left, and f. 119v upper left)

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CASE68167: Horary consultation concerning Dr Astley (PERSON42997)

Question asked by the patient on 13 April 1629 at 13:20

U[1624–34] Dr Astly warden of Alsoules Colledge in Oxford 63. y. Apr. 13. 1. 20. . p. m. 1629

[Astrological Chart]

1 Had a colde & an extreame Cough a weeke afore shouetyde {sic} wch did much shake & macerate his Body & was freed both of colde & Cough wthin 3 weekes after. findes a defect in his digestion, in the liuer as hee feareth, wch heretofore hath much anoyed him.

2. is \hath beene/ very costiue (saueinge for 3 dayes last past) wth some forcemt thereto, yet his Body is temporate for heate & colde.

3 hee is not much thirsty saue at meales;

4 hee sleepes indifferent well, 5 or 6 houres in the night at beast.

5 his stomack seemeth to bee quieted when hee suppeth posset drinke

6 This is his Clymatericall yeare, beeinge 63 yeares at Alhollowetide last.

7 hee desires to knowe howe his Liuer may bee releeved & howe his Body may be loosened.

8 His was water ordinarily keepes in a reasonable lowe Coulour.

9 Hee feares yt his Body (beeinge old & weake) will not much abide Phisike./

10 his dyet coonly is veale & broth. & sometimes mutton, his drinke is small Be{e}re

vide April. 13.

Dr Astley warden of Alsolue {sic} Coll. in Oxon 63. y. Apr. 13. h. 2|1|. 20. p. m. 1629.

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 407, f. 135v, f. 151r (f. 135v upper left, f. 135v bottom right, f. 151r upper left, and f. 151r bottom)

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CASE68235: Horary consultation concerning Mrs Susan Jobson (PERSON52564)

Question asked by the patient on 21 April 1629 at 13:00

U[1624–34] Mrs. Susan Iobson of St. Albans 24. y. Apr. 21. . h. 1. p. m. 1629

[Astrological Chart]

Mrs. Susan Iobson of St. Albans 24. y. Apr. 21. . h. 1. p. m. 1629

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 407, ff. 151v-152r (f. 151v upper left, and f. 152r bottom left)

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CASE68286: Horary consultation concerning Goody Kent (PERSON52806)

Question asked by the patient on 26 April 1629 at 15:00

SRN Goody Kent of Stanton 23. y. . h. 3. p. m. April. 26. 1629. troubled wth her breats {sic}

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 407, f. 161r (upper left, and upper right parts of page)

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CASE68688: Horary consultation concerning James Stockly (PERSON59656)

Question asked by the patient on 8 June 1629 at 20:15

U[1624–34] Iames Stockley of Culworth 49. y. Iune. 8. h. 8. 15. p. m. 1629

[Astrological Chart]

Transcribed excerpt from MS Ashmole 406, f. 46r (upper left part of page)

Cite this as: Lauren Kassell, Michael Hawkins, Robert Ralley, John Young, Joanne Edge, Janet Yvonne Martin-Portugues, and Natalie Kaoukji (eds.), The casebooks of Simon Forman and Richard Napier, 1596–1634: a digital edition,;sort=sort-date;f2-practitioner=Other;f3-date=1620-1629;f4-recipe=Yes, accessed 29 January 2020.