Household Books Published in Britain: all volumes


Colonists' medical handbook

By BARTON, Edwin Alfred

subjects: medical compendium, colonial households,

  • 1. The colonists' medical handbook with directions for treatment of fractures, dislocation, and the principal medical and surgical diseases. By E.A. Barton, M.R.C.S., L.R.C.P.
    1890
    15.5 x 10.0 cm   Pp [iii-ix] x-xi [xii] [13] 14-148, [i-xiv] publ ads   illus
    GB:   LB   *LoEN   ORS  

    Binding: blue cloth, gilt.
    Author's full name from NUCat. The preface explains "This little book is written expressly for the use of colonists and squatters who are entirely out of reach of medical assistance'. There are chapters on wounds, broken bones, bandaging, fevers and diseases, poisoning, drinking-water and childbirth.

  • 2. — The colonists' medical handbook with directions for treatment of fractures, dislocation, and the principal medical and surgical diseases. By E.A. Barton, M.R.C.S., L.R.C.P.
    1890
    15.5 x 10.0 cm   Pp [iii-ix] x-xi [xii] [13] 14-148, [i-xiv] publ ads   illus
    GB:   LB   *LoEN   ORS  

    Binding: blue cloth, gilt.
    Author's full name from NUCat. The preface explains "This little book is written expressly for the use of colonists and squatters who are entirely out of reach of medical assistance'. There are chapters on wounds, broken bones, bandaging, fevers and diseases, poisoning, drinking-water and childbirth.