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The cold water cure, as practised by Vincent Priessnitz ... with an account of cases successfully treated at Prestbury, near Cheltenham / by Richard Beamish .... To which are added, some useful hints for the general practitioner; together with a notice of the dipsopathic system of Schrott, at Lindiviese.

Beamish, Richard, 1798-1873.
1843 [1846]

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London : Samuel Highley, 1843 [1846]

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vi, [4], 5 pages, [1], 100, 97*-99*, [1], [101]-103 pages, [1] page, [6] leaves of plates : illustrations


[2 ed.].


Publisher's catalogue ([4] p.) [1846] bound in at front; p. 1-4 are testimonials dated 1844, printed on conjugate leaves; p.[5] is a single leaf announcing closure of the Prestbury Establishment; the starred pages contain an additional case, 1843. Index and errata leaves (A5-6) part of prelims.; Appendix giving travel and accommodation costs on p. [101]-103
1st ed. has title: Approximate rationale of the cold water cure.
Copy 1 Supplier/Donor: Gurney Note: Author's presentation inscription to Julius Jeffereys [sic] R348090


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