Of Nature and Art in the Cure of Disease

By: Forbes, Sir John

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First American edition, from the second London edition. No jacket. Label on spine, spine lightly toned, Free Library Regulations pasted to front paste-down endpaper. 1858 Hard Cover. vi, 261 pp. CONTENTS: The Author's Reasons for Writing and Publishing This Volume (Introductory); Of the Ignorance Existing Respecting the Power of Nature to Cure Disease (Introductory); General Notions of Diseases; Of the Causes, Mode of Production, and Nature of Diseases; Of the Course or Progress of Diseases; Of the Natural Terminations of Diseases, and the Modes in Which They Take Place; Evidence in Favour of the Curability of Diseases by Nature; Of the Existence and General Nature of the Medical Art; Instruments of Medical Art; Of the Mode of Action of the Instruments of the Medical Art: Direct and Specific Action; Of the Mode of Action of the Instruments of the Medical Art: Indirect or Vicarious Action; General Estimate of the Powers of the Medical Art.

Title: Of Nature and Art in the Cure of Disease

Author: Forbes, Sir John

Categories: 19th Century and Earlier,

Edition: First American Edition

Publisher: Samuel S. & William Wood: 1858

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2294580

Keywords: CURE DISEASE MEDICAL MEDICINE,