On Foxglove and the Cure for Tuberculosis

Beddoes, Thomas. OBSERVATIONS ON THE MEDICAL AND DOMESTIC MANAGEMENT OF THE CONSUMPTIVE; on the Powers of Digitalis Purpurea; and on the Cure of Schrophula.

Troy, NY: Printed by O. Penniman and Co, 1803. 12mo. 162pp. Plus (2)pp. ads. Copper engraved frontispiece (of a stove designed to supply warm air to consumptives). Nicely rebound in calf over marbled boards, orig. black calf label laid down. Some old water soiling at bottom margin of frontis. and title, extending through the first 50 pages. Foxing to end papers. Blank top of title page clipped (1/2″ x 2″) to remove a previous owner’s signature. Austin #168. AMERICAN BIBLIOGRAPHY (1803), #3773.


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