A Universal Biography; Including Scriptual, Classical and Mythological Memoirs, Together with Accounts of Many Eminent Living Characters Volume 1

A Universal Biography; Including Scriptual, Classical and Mythological Memoirs, Together with Accounts of Many Eminent Living Characters Volume 1

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1834 edition. Excerpt: ...pressure: "Lcttres sur les Eaux minerales de Beam: " "Dissertation sur les Eaux de Barege par Rapport aux Crises, 175G: "Recherchcs sur le Tissu muqueux et l'Organe ccllulaire," 1766: and "Recherchcs sur quelques Points de l'Histoire de la Medicine," 1764.--Francis, brother to Theophilus, and educated under his father and him, was born at Pau in 1737. Having taken his degree of doctor in medicine at Montpellier in 1756, he returned to Pau, and was appointed to supply the place of his brother, as inspector of the waters there. In 1757, he published " De sensibilitate et contractibilitate partium in corpore humano sano," Monspell.; and in 1760, " Precis d'observations sur les eaux de Bareges," &c, 12mo., collected principally from the works of his father, brother, and other writers on the subject. "Recherches sur les maladies chroniques, leur rapports avec les maladies aigues, Sic," 1775, 8vo.; principally with the view of shewing the utility and the manner of administering mineral waters in the cure of chronical complaints. BORDIER (N.), a celebrated French comedian, l-ft Paris at the breaking out of the revolution in 1789, and proceeded to Rouen, where he endeavoured to excite a revolt. He was taken up on suspicion, and being found guilty, was executed in 1793. BORDING (jambs), physician to Christian III. king of Denmark, was born at Anvers in 1511, and died in 1560. His works were publisbed after his death, entitled " Physiologia, hygiena, pathologia," &c. 8vo., and "Enarrationes in sex libros Galeni de tuenda valctudine," 4to. BOBDONE (pakis), a painter of history, portrait, and aichitecture, was born at Trevigi in 1513, and at a proper age...show more

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  • Paperback | 1086 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 54mm | 1,896g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236576136
  • 9781236576132