On Indigestion and Costiveness. A series of hints to both sexes, on the important, safe, and efficacious means of relieving diseases of the digestive organs by Lavements; with directions for the selection and use of apparatuses for their administration: to which are added observations on the mode of preserving Health, and prolonging Life, by Air, Exercise, Sleep, Clothing, Dieting, etc…. [with] Jukes’ Remarks on the Invention of the Stomach-Pump, [and] On Vapour Bathing by W. Seaman

JUKES, Edward


Publisher: London, John Churchill, 1836, fifth edition
Description: pp4, xxx, 300, 4 steel engraved plates, 4 wood engraved plates; pp 20, 8, frontis. plate demonstrating the use of the stomach-pump. 8vo [110x180mm], original plain boards, a little worn, cloth spine, chipped paper titling label. A little offsetting from the plates, and browning, else very good

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