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The family physician : or, Domestic medical friend : containing plain and practical instructions for the prevention and cure of diseases, according to the newest improvements and discoveries : with a series of chapters on collateral subjects : comprising every thing relative to the theory and principles of the medical art, necessary to be known by the private practitioner : the whole adapted to the use of those heads of families who have not had a classical or medical education / by Alexander Thomson, M.D.

  • Thomson, Alexander, M.D.
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1802
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Publication/Creation

New-York : Printed by James Oram ..., 1802.

Physical description

526 pages ; 21 cm (8vo)

Notes

"Appendix: containing an alphabetical account of the substances most commonly employed in medicine, with the virtues and uses of each ...": p. [377]-498
First published in London in 1801
Includes index
Library holds rebound volume and original covers removed for rebinding.
Film 633 reel 95 is part of Research Publications Early American Medical Imprints collection (RP reel 95, no. 1900).

References note

Austin, R.B. Early Amer. medical imprints, 1900
Shaw & Shoemaker 3162

Reproduction note

Microfilm. [Bethesda, Md.] : National Library of Medicine, 1960. 1 microfilm reel : negative ; 35 mm

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  • English


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This material has been provided by the National Library of Medicine (U.S.), through the Medical Heritage Library. The original may be consulted at the National Library of Medicine (U.S.)

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