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Haydn's dictionary of popular medicine


subjects: medical dictionaries,

  • 1. ["Haydn's dictionary of popular medicine and hygiene', 1874]
    GB:   LB  

    The BMCat lists "Haydn's dictionary of popular medicine and hygiene: comprising all possible self-aids in accidents and diseases' as published London: 1874. A publisher's advertisement gives the publishers as Ward, Lock and Bowden.

  • 2. — Haydn's dictionary of popular medicine and hygiene; a companion for the traveller, emigrant, and clergyman, as well as for the heads of all families and institutions. Edited by Edwin Lankester, M.D., F.R.S., &c., assisted by distinguished members of the Royal Colleges of Physicians and Surgeons. With numerous full-page plates.
    22.5 x 15.0 cm   Pp [i-iii] iv [v] vi [ix] x-xx [1] 2-685 [686], [i-viii] ads   frontis, 31 num pls
    GB:   LB   *Priv coll  

    Date from BMCat.
    Binding: brown cloth, gilt, illustrated.
    An appendix of articles on sick nursing and "mother's management' has been added to this edition. Note the incomplete pagination of the preliminaries to the dictionary.