BetaThis search tool is in development. Find out more.
Books

The medical assistant, or Jamaica practice of physic : designed chiefly for the use of families and plantations

Dancer, Thomas.
Date
1809

License

Public Domain Mark

You can use this work for any purpose without restriction under copyright law.

Public Domain Mark (PDM) terms and conditions https://creativecommons.org/publicdomain/mark/1.0

Credit: The medical assistant, or Jamaica practice of physic : designed chiefly for the use of families and plantations. Public Domain Mark


About this work

Publication/Creation

St. Jago de la Vega [Jamaica] : Printed by John Lunan, printer to the Honourable Council, 1809.

Edition

The second edition.

Physical description

9 unnumbered pages, viii-xii, 4 unnumbered pages, 434 pages, 2 unnumbered pages, 1 unnumbered leaf of plate : portrait ; 25 cm (4to)

Notes

First published in Kingston in 1801

Prelims. include advertisement leaf (p. [2]) and errata (p. [5])

"Account given of the first edition of The medical assistant ... in the several English and American reviews": [1] p. preceding title page

Frontis. port. of author signed Scriven sc

"Appendix" (p. [335]-403) has the same contents as that of the first edition, Kingston, 1801, with a few changes and corrections, and the addition of "Mineral waters of Jamaica" (p. 399-400)

"Additamenta": p. [404]-407

"Quackery exposed, in a set of extracts from the Medical observer, 1808": p. [417]-434

"On the poison of fish": p. [435]

Includes index

Publications note

NYAM. Author cat. of the library, v. 10, p. 236

Reproduction note

Microfilm. [Bethesda, Md.] : National Library of Medicine, 1960 1 microfilm reel : negative ; 35 mm

Type/Technique

Language

  • English


Where to find it

Location of original

This material has been provided by the National Library of Medicine (U.S.), through the Medical Heritage Library. The original may be consulted at the National Library of Medicine (U.S.)

National Library of Medicine (U.S.)


Identifiers


We’re improving the information on this page. Find out more.