Find thousands of books, manuscripts, visual materials and unpublished archives from our collections, many of them with free online access.
Search for free, downloadable images taken from our library and museum collections, including paintings, illustrations, photos and more.
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. 
About this work
London : printed for the author, and sold by R. Baldwin, in Pater-Noster-Row, MDCCLXII. 
,29,,38p. ; 8⁰.
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Thomson Gale, 2003. (Eighteenth century collections online). Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements.