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Cyclopaedia of domestic medicine

By ANDREW, Thomas

subjects: medical encyclopaedias,

  • 1. A cyclopaedia of domestic medicine and surgery; being an alphabetical account of the various diseases incident to the human frame; with directions for their treatment, and for performing the more simple operations of surgery. Also, instructions for administering the various substances used in medicine; for the regulation of diet and regimen; and the management of the diseases of women and children. By Thomas Andrew, M.D., &c. with contributions by several members of the Royal College of Surgeons, Edinburgh.
    [1842]
    24.5 x 15.0 cm   Pp [i-iii] iv [1] 2-692   4 num pls col, 5 num pls
    GB:   LB   *LoEN  

    Date from preface. An introductory note from the author explains that the book "addresses itself especially to mothers and nurses, and to all who are intrusted with the management of a family'.

  • 2. — [Another edition, 1844]
    GB:   LoEN  

    Listed in LoEN catalogue.

  • 3. — [Another edition, 1845]
    US:   DLC  

    The NUCat lists another edition as published Glasgow: Blackie & Son 1845.

  • 4. — [Title as [1842]]
    23.5 x 15.0 cm   Pp [i-iii] iv [1] 2-692   4 num pls col, 5 num pls
    GB:   OB   *OPo(F)