Title Medulla Medicinae Universae: or, A New Compendious Dispensatory. Compiled at the Command of His Royal Highness the Duke, for the Use of the Military Hospital Abroad, during the Late War. By the King's Physicians and Surgeons, the Surgeon-General, and Apothecary-General, to the Army. to which is added An English Translation, with a Comment Subjoined to Each Prescription, with a Large Additional Appendix, and Directions Annexed Concerning Bleeding.
Book Condition Good
Jacket Condition No Jacket
Edition Later Edition
Publisher W. Reeve, at Shakespear's Head, Fleet-Street. 1756
Seller ID 2134527
Fifth edition. Boards rubbed, 1 inch split to rear joint along spine base, free endpapers absent, ink notes by previous owner on front & rear paste-downs. 1756 Full-Leather. viii, 216 pp. 12mo. An eighteenth century guide to medicine, originally published in 1747 as a medical guide for use by physicians in the War of the Austrian Succession. The 1756 fifth edition was the first to include an appendix related to the practice of bleeding.