A View of the Science of Life; on the Principles Established in the Elements of Medicine, of the Late Celebrated John Brown, M. D., with an Attempt to Correct Some Important Errors of that Work. And Cases in Illustration, Cheifly Selected from the Records of Their Practice, at the General Hospital, at Calcutta. To Which is Subjoined a Treatise on the Action of Mercury Upon Living Bodies, and its Application for the Cure of Diseases of Indirect Debility. And a Dissertation on the Source of Epidemic and Pestilential Diseases; in Which is Attempted to Prove, by a Numerous Induction of Facts, that They Never Arise from Contagion, but are Always Produced by Certain States, or Certain Vicissitudes of the Atmosphere
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Contemporary morocco, gilt-stamped lettering in red leath spine label; 8vo; pp. 184. Three works bound together with continuous pagination, each work with its own title-page; a single title page (see above) lists all titles. Leather a bit dry and scuffed; thin cracks along joints, but holding just fine. Text block age-toned, with a little faint foxing here and there. Bookseller Inventory # JC12581
Title: A View of the Science of Life; on the ...
Publisher: Samuel Bragg, Dover, N. H.
Publication Date: 1801
Book Condition: Very Good
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