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The Family Companion and Physician, on Reformed Botanical Principles, Treating of the Symptoms and Remedies of Acute Diseases, in Men, Women, and Children, Together With a Short Lecture on the Laws of the Many Nervous Diseases to Which We are Subject. by  J Wilson - Hardcover - No Additional or Previous Printings - 1862 - from Ravenroost Books (SKU: 2606)

The Family Companion and Physician, on Reformed Botanical Principles, Treating of the Symptoms and Remedies of Acute Diseases, in Men, Women, and Children, Together With a Short Lecture on the Laws of the Many Nervous Diseases to Which We are Subject.

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The Family Companion and Physician, on Reformed Botanical Principles, Treating of the Symptoms and Remedies of Acute Diseases, in Men, Women, and Children, Together With a Short Lecture on the Laws of the Many Nervous Diseases to Which We are Subject.

by Wilson, J

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Owego, New York: Unknown, 1862. v.120pgs. Very Good condition brown hardcover with embossed design and gilt lettering to front cover. Binding tight, slight wear to edges and corners. Vintage family medicine guide replete with recipes for various ailments for everything from poison ivy to rabies to cholera. A lecture on "The Laws of Many Nervous Diseases" and the dangers of intemperence is also included. An interesting, if not always scientifically informed, era in the history of medicine. Book# 2606.. No Additional or Previous Printings. Embossed Hardcover. Very Good. 24mo - 3.75 x 5.75 Inches..

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Bookseller
Ravenroost Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
2606
Title
The Family Companion and Physician, on Reformed Botanical Principles, Treating of the Symptoms and Remedies of Acute Diseases, in Men, Women, and Children, Together With a Short Lecture on the Laws of the Many Nervous Diseases to Which We are Subject.
Author
Wilson, J
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Edition
No Additional or Previous Printings
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Unknown
Place of Publication
Owego, New York
Date published
1862
Keywords
The Family Companion and Physician, Dr. J. Wilson, Folk Medicine, History of Medicine, Herbal Medicine, Medicina Medica, Formulars, Recipes, Herbs, Tinctures, Poisons, Antidotes, Natural Medicine, Natureopathy, Temperence, Homeopathy, Lore, Anecdote, Quac
Bookseller catalogs
COMPLETE CATALOG; NON-FICTION, TEXT AND REFERENCE BOOKS; HERB AND PLANT LORE, ETHNOBOTANY; ANTIQUARIAN AND PRE 1900; Science and Medicine; First Editions, Collectible;
Size
24mo - 3.75 x 5.75 Inches.

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