The Natural Method of Curing the Diseases of the Body, and the Disorders of the Mind Depending on the Body. in Three Parts. Part I. General Reflections on the Oeconomy of Nature in Animal Life. Part II. The Means and Methods for Preserving Life and Faculties; and Also Concerning the Nature and Cure of Acute, Contagious, and Cephalic Disorders. Part III. Reflections on the Nature and Cure of Particular Chronical Distempers.

By: Cheyne, George

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Fifth edition. ESTC T53889. Joints beginning to split, spine toned and drying, boards faintly stained, ink name on front endpaper. 1753 Full-Leather. [xx], 316 pp. 8vo. A collection of writings on medical cures for various ailments and commentary on physiology and psychology. Includes chapters on sleep and dreaming, medicines, food and nourishment, the negative effects of alcohol, blood, mercury, milk, hypochondria, hysteria, rheumatism, leprosy, fevers, scrophula, asthma, dropsy, diabetes, gout, sciatica, menstruation, consumption (tuberculosis), jaundice, scurvy, colic, venereal distempers, vegetarianism, healthy diet, infertility, etc.

Title: The Natural Method of Curing the Diseases of the Body, and the Disorders of the Mind Depending on the Body. in Three Parts. Part I. General Reflections on the Oeconomy of Nature in Animal Life. Part II. The Means and Methods for Preserving Life and Faculties; and Also Concerning the Nature and Cure of Acute, Contagious, and Cephalic Disorders. Part III. Reflections on the Nature and Cure of Particular Chronical Distempers.

Author: Cheyne, George

Categories: Disabilities & Mental Illness, 18th Century, 19th Century and Earlier,

Edition: Fifth Edition

Publisher: London, Dan. Browne, without Temple Bar; R. Manby, on Ludgate-hill; J. Whiston and B. White, in Fleet-street; and A. Strahan, in Cornhill.: 1753

Binding: Full-Leather

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2305049

Keywords: MEDICAL MEDICINE PHYSIOLOGY DISEASES PSYCHOLOGY MENTAL DISORDERS,