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Experimental essays on medical and philosophical subjects: particularly, I. On the fermentation of alimentary mixtures, and Digestion of Food. II. On the Nature and Properties of Fixed Air. III. On the respective Powers, and Manner of Acting, of the different Kinds of Antiseptics. IV. On the Scurvy; with a Proposal for trying new Methods to prevent or cure the same, at Sea. V. On the Dissolvent Power of Quick-Lime; and a further Investigation of the Properties of Fixed Air. The third edition, enlarged and corrected. Illustrated with copper-plates. By David Macbride, M.D.

MacBride, David, 1726-1778.
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London : printed for T. Becket and T. Cadell, in the Strand, T. Lowndes, Fleet-Street, and W. Woodfall, MDCCLXXVI. [1776]

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xiv,[2],296p.,plates and tables ; 8⁰.

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ESTC N8981

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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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