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The modern practice of physic, exhibiting the characters, causes, symptoms, prognostics, morbid appearances, and improved method of treating the diseases of all climates / [Robert Thomas].

Thomas, Robert, 1753-1835.

About this work


New-York : Published by Collins and Co., J. & J. Harper, printers, 1820.

Physical description

xiv, 2 unnumbered pages, 1016 pages, 2 unnumbered pages ; (8vo)


The 5th American from the 6th London ed. /


"A systematic arrangement of the diseases into classes and orders; together with an explanation and derivation of their names": p. [ix]-xiv
"A view of the former and present London pharmacopoeiae, together with the synonyms of the different colleges": p. 906-914
"Appendix: by David Hosack, M. D" has the same general contents as the appendix of the 4th American edition, but has additional material including his Observations on carbuncle or anthrax (p. 977-980)
"Recommendations of Dr. Thomas's work, on the Modern practice of physic": p. [1017-1018]

Publications note

Austin 1894


  • English


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