The medical works of Richard Mead. Richard Mead.

The medical works of Richard Mead.

Publisher Information: London: Hitch & Hawes, 1762. The Medical Works of Richard Mead. 4to. xxiv, 662, [48] p., [5] leaves of plates, mezzotint frontispiece portrait. Modern quarter calf, cloth boards. Tears in first four leaves repaired, margins of last leaf reinforced. Light toning, scattered foxing.

First collected edition. Includes Mead's "Mechanical account of poisons," "Of the influence of the sun and moon upon human bodies," "Discourse on the plague," "Discourse on the small-pox and measles," "Rhazes' treatise on the small-pox and measles," "Method for extracting the foul air our of ships," "Discourse on the scurvy," "Medical precepts and cautions," "Medica sacra," "Oratio anniversaria Harveiana," "Joanni Freind, epistola," "Dr. Bonomo's observations concerning the worms of human bodies," and "An account of the hydrophobia."

Book Id: 39760

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