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John Skelton was a herbalist. He conducted a "School of domestic medicine', contributed to the "Domestic medical journal' and produced a periodical with the title "Dr. Skelton's Botanic Record' which was published in 1855.
- Family medical adviser
Family medical adviser: by John Skelton, lecturer and professor of the vegetable practice of medicine. (Third edition of two thousand). PPPP Leeds: Moxon and Walker 1852
18.0 x 10.5 cm Pp [1-3] 4  6  8-262
GB: LB *LWel
Binding: green cloth, gilt.
This book lists and describes a number of diseases together with the appropriate herbal remedies.
[Fifth edition, 1857]
The BMCat lists a fifth edition as published Leeds: 1857.
Subjects: medical receipts,
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