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A short account of several excellent medicines lately discovered in the argol or tartar; together with its preparations; viz. the volatile salt, oil, spirit, and fixed salt. To which are annexed, Divers remarkable Instances of the Efficacy of these noble Medicines in the following Disorders: The Raw Chrystals; in Fits, Convulsions, Head-Ach, &c. The Volatile Salt, in the Consumption, Scurvy, Weakness of the Nerves, Venereal Distemper, Obstruction of the Menses, Weakness of the Stomach, &c. The Spirit, in the Dropsy, Obstructions; Lowness of Spirits, Fainting, &c. The Oil, in the Gout, Asthma, Rheumatism, &c. The Fixed Salt, in the Stone, Gravel, &c. The second edition, with additions. By Wm. Taube, Dove, surgeon.

Dove, William Taube.
MDCCLXII. [1757]
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London : printed for the author, and sold by R. Baldwin, in Pater-Noster-Row, MDCCLXII. [1757]

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[2],29,[1],38p. ; 8⁰.

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ESTC T202406

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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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