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Percival Essays Medical and Experimental 1767

Percival, Essays Medical and Experimental, 1767

Essays Medical and Experimental on the Following Subjects, viz. I. The Empiric. II. the Dogmatic. (Or, Arguments for and against the use of Theory and Reasoning in Physick) III. Experiments and Observations of Astringents and Bitters. IV. On the uses and operations of Blisters. V. On the resemblance between chyle and milk. By Thomas Percival, M.D. F.R.S. London 1767. 8vo rebound in 20th century full brown calf with red title plate and five raised bands on spine. Marbled end papers. Minimal foxing internally. Unmarked with large clean margins. A Clean, bright, and tight copy in hansom full leather rebind. A very good copy. Not in Garrison Morton. Thomas Percival was the youngest member (at time of election) of th eRoyal Society.