Medical Advice to the Consumptive and Asthmatic People of England;

Stern (Philip)

Medical Advice to the Consumptive and Asthmatic People of England;

wherein the present method of treating disorders of the lungs is shewn to be futile and fundamentally wrong, and A New and Easy method of cure.

Description: FIRST EDITION, with an engraved plate, complete with half-title, plate a little browned, one or two spots, pp. [ii], 38, 8vo, disbound, small stamp of the Selbourne library to verso of title and one elsewhere, [together with:] the same, twentieth edition, Almon, 1779, with an engraved plate, lacking half-title, plate slightly offset, last page a little soiled, pp. 50, 8vo, disbound, ex-Selbourne

Publication Details: Printed for J. Almon, 1767

Notes: In spite of the plethora of editions of this, Stern's only work, they are all rather rare. The first edition is represented in ESTC by copies in Cambridge, Rylands and NLM only, the 20th with those at Huntington and NLM. Pp. 39-50 of the later edition are an Appendix (which had appeared before).

Bibliography: N3449

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Price: £750

Subject: Sciences

Published Date: 1767

Stock Number: 59330

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