The Pharmacopoeia, of the Royal College of Physicians of London

The Pharmacopoeia, of the Royal College of Physicians of London : Translated Into English, with Notes, Indexes of New Names, Preparations, &C. &C (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from The Pharmacopoeia, of the Royal College of Physicians of London: Translated Into English, With Notes, Indexes of New Names, Preparations, &C. &C Principal with that every'cheiriical matter, applicable to the practice of Phyfic, fhould be introduced by us, not only freed from error, but more perfect and neat, as well as more fcientifically digefied and arranged, than had been trfual among us. All our care was not, however, fo far waited on this very difficult part of our work as to neglect other things, or only touch on them curforily and by chance; as the compofition of each Me dioine was feparately and carefully weighed 5 in order that if any thing was found deficient: it might be added, -if too much, or redun dant, taken away. 5nor have we made any in executing this duty, to out of whole formulas when' Of little life, and to infert Others more ufeful, -in fuch'a manner, however, that no new remedy has been fondly adopted, no one, in confiant Life and practice, rejeeted. Great care has been taken that very few traces tuid remain of anile fuperflition; and, if any thing unnecedary, or of little fife, be fcattered here and there, we have ihought it better to leave our fmceflom to correct(vii) About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.show more

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  • Paperback | 418 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 22mm | 558g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243274491
  • 9780243274499