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A mechanical account of poisons in several essays / By Richard Mead.
- Mead, Richard, 1673-1754.
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London : Printed for J. Brindley ..., 1747.
xlviii, 320 pages, IV leaves of plates (1 folded) : illustrations ; (8vo)
The fourth edition corrected.
Title vignette, head- and tail-pieces
Page 269 incorrectly numbered 275
Copy 2 Note: With book-label of Bernard Edward Howard, 12th Duke of Norfolk. No errata slip. X62655
Of the viper -- Of the tarantula -- Of the mad dog -- Of poisonous minerals, and plants -- Of opium. An appendix, of laurel-water -- Of venomous exhalations from the earth, poisonous airs and waters.