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A treatise on diet, or the management of human life

By PAHUD DE VALANGIN, FRANCOIS Joseph

subjects: diet, food, health, disease,

  • 1. A treatise on diet, or the management of human life. etc.
    London: printed for the author, by J. & W. Oliver   1768
    21 cm.   x, 342 p.  
    GB:   LBL*   LWML  

    1. This book is addressed 'To the inhabitants of London' and is 'an inquiry into the causes of diseases in this Metropolis'. The second of the six sections of the work (pp. 76-152) is devoted to food.