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A new practice of physic; wherein the various diseases incident to the human body are describ'd, their causes assign'd, their diagnostics and prognostics enumerated, And the Regimen proper in each deliver'd; With A Competent Number of Medicines for every Stage and Symptom thereof, Prescribed after the Manner Of the most eminent Physicians among the Moderns, and particularly those of London. The whole formed on the Model of Dr. Sydenham, to execute the Design of his Processus Integri. In two volumes. By Peter Shaw, Physician, at Scarborough.

  • Shaw, Peter, 1694-1763.
M.DCC.XXXV. [1738]
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London : printed for Thomas Longman, at the Ship in Pater-Noster-Row, M.DCC.XXXV. [1738]

Physical description

2v.([16],415,[1],413-716,[22]p.) ; 80.


The fifth edition, corrected.

References note

ESTC T58840

Reproduction note

Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2003. (Eighteenth century collections online). Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.



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