Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes

Modern physician

By WILSON, Andrew

subjects: medical compendium,

  • 1. The modern physician//being a complete guide to the attainment and preservation of health//including descriptions of the causes, symptoms, and cure of diseases and ailments: the structure and functions of the human body; sick nursing and invalid cookery; hygiene; the practice of the laws of health and muscular development; the family medicine chest; the care of children and infants; the health and ailments of women; first aid or ambulance work; etc. etc. By Dr. Andrew Wilson, F.R.S.E., F.L.S., etc. lecturer on physiology and health to the George Combe Trust; Gilchrist Trust lecturer; formerly examiner in the faculty of medicine, University of Glasgow; founder and lately editor of "Health". Author of "A manual of health science", "Common accidents and how to treat them", "Manual of zoology", "Science stories", "Life and sense", "Brain and nerve", etc. etc. Assisted by a staff of expert contributors//profusely illustrated by coloured plates and models, photographs, diagrams, and woodcuts//In five volumes.

  • 2. — Vol. I.
    23.5 x 16.0 cm   Pp [i-iv] v-viii [1] 2-262   frontis, 2 cut-out pls col, 2 pls col, illus

  • 3. — Vol. II.
    23.5 x 16.0 cm   Pp [i-ii] iii-v [vi] vii-viii [1] 2-248   frontis, 1 cut-out pl col, 4 pls col, illus

  • 4. — Vol. III.
    23.5 x 16.0 cm   Pp [i-ii] iii-v [vi] vii-viii [1] 2-255   frontis, 3 pls col, illus

  • 5. — Vol. IV.
    23.5 x 16.0 cm   Pp [i-ii] iii-viii [1] 2-296   frontis, 4 pls col, 9 pls, illus

  • 6. — Vol. V.
    23.5 x 16.0 cm   Pp [i-ii] iii-vii [viii] [1] 2-231   frontis, 4 pls col, 8 pls, illus
    GB:   *Priv coll  

    The publication date was probably between 1908 and 1912, from the evidence of the text.
    Binding: green cloth, gilt.

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