American Modern Practice: Or, a Simple Method of Prevention and Cure of Diseases, According to the Latest Improvements and Discoveries Comprising a Practical System Adapted to the Use of Medical Practitioners of the United States. to Which is Added, an Appendix, Containing an Account of Many Domestic Remedies Recently Introduced Into Practice, and Some Approved Formulae, Applicable To

By: Thacher, James

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Recased in marbled boards with leather spine with raised bands. Name on title page: Rich. D. Southgate. Bookplate of Dr. T. N. Wise, Covington, Ky. Text tight and clean; The second and expanded edition of the first American medical textbook, first published in 1817 by the 'first American medical historian.' The work begins with a "Historical Sketch of Medical Science," which includes a detailed description of contemporary medical institutions in the U. S. The appendix is an American pharmacopoiea, with details on native American plants. Very Good copy of an American medical classic.; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; viii, 796 pages

Title: American Modern Practice: Or, a Simple Method of Prevention and Cure of Diseases, According to the Latest Improvements and Discoveries Comprising a Practical System Adapted to the Use of Medical Practitioners of the United States. to Which is Added, an Appendix, Containing an Account of Many Domestic Remedies Recently Introduced Into Practice, and Some Approved Formulae, Applicable To

Author Name: Thacher, James

Categories: Other,

Edition: New Edition

Publisher: Boston, Cottons & Barnard: 1826

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Seller ID: 9094

Keywords: Medicine - 19th C Medicine - Textbook Medicine - History