De Re Medica, Dissertationes Quatuor... His Adnectuntur, de Asthmate Infantum Spasmodico, Dissertation, auctore Jacobo Simson. De Alvi Purgantium Natura et Usu, Dissertatio; et De Laudibus Gulielmi Harvei, Oratio, auctore Andrea Duncan.
Description: 4 parts in 1 vol. (sep. titles, cont. pag.). 8vo, cont. boards (rebacked); ex-lib, unopened. Edinburgh, 1809.
Comments: The De Re Medica is Simson's most important work, and deals with "the need of investigating the laws under which the human machine acted, and of studying the natural history of disease by experiment." (Comrie).Binding: hardcover
Book ID: 10614