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"Boerhaave's Aphorisms," c. 1724 and "Female's Medical Guide," 1849

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Title and Author/Editor Boerhaave’s Aphorisms: Concerning the Knowledge and Cure of Diseases_ (Herman Boerhaave), The Female’s Medical Guide and Married Woman’s Advisor (H.B. Skinner, M.D.)
Genre Medical
Binding Embossed leather, Paper
Publisher William and John Innys, Skinner’s Publication Rooms
Publication Year 1849, c. 1724
Period Early 18th Century, Mid-19th Century
Place of Publication Boston, London
Language English
Number of Books 2


- Female’s Medical Guide cover is heavily damaged, torn, and partially detached; Boerhaave’s Aphorisms front and back boards are detached; covers and boards display discoloration, scuffs, and wear; bumped corners; page toning; foxing.


5.1" W x 8.0" H x 1.5" D

- reflects Boerhaave’s Aphorisms.

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