The Practice of Physick, Reduc'd to the Ancient Way of Observations Containing a Just Parallel Between the Wisdom and Experience of the Ancients, and the Hypothesis's of Modern Physicians

The Practice of Physick, Reduc'd to the Ancient Way of Observations Containing a Just Parallel Between the Wisdom and Experience of the Ancients, and the Hypothesis's of Modern Physicians : Intermix'd with Many Practical Remarks Upon Most Distempers; T

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Excerpt from The Practice of Physick, Reduc'd to the Ancient Way of Observations Containing a Just Parallel Between the Wisdom and Experience of the Ancients, and the Hypothesis's of Modern Physicians: Intermix'd With Many Practical Remarks Upon Most Distempers; Together With Several New and Curious Dissertations; Particularly of the Tarantula, and the Nature of Its Poison Interviews, but openly and in Books expos'a to publick View. 80 great is the Confea quence of this their Indifcretion, and f0 heavy isthe Detriment that accrues from thence, borh to Phyfick itfelfl and the Pro feffors of it, that this Prince of Sciences, which was always ef'teem'd by Ferfons of the highefi Dignity, and Rul'd even' Kings themfelves with a fovereign Sway, is now defpis'd in many Places, and forced to yield aprecedency to the meanef't and even the mofl: pernicious Arts. 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 | 454 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 23mm | 603g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243031211
  • 9780243031214