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Author James, Philip, M.D, author

Title The complete family physician: or reformed botanic practice for the million enabling every man to be his own doctor, without opium, mercury, the lancet or the knife ; being the result of more than thirty years experience in England, America and many other parts of the world ; to which is appended a sketch of the author's life and travels extending over a period of forty years / by Philip James
Published Newcastle-upon-Tyne : Philip James, 1852


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Description 1 volume ; 24 cm
Summary A complete system of domestic medicine with the objectives of prevention, alleviation and cure of various ailments to which mankind are liable. To accomplish these, the most explicit directions are given, in the most familiar terms and divested of all technicalities, or at least as many as can possibly be dispensed with. "Know thyself" is a maxim not less applicable to the physical structure than to the moral constitution of man.
Notes Includes index
Subject Medicine, Popular -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Medicine, Popular -- Formulae, receipts, prescriptions.
Diagnosis -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Medicine, Preventive.
Symptoms -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Symptoms -- Popular works.