Memoire Medico-Chymique sur les Principes et les Vertus des Substances Animales Medicamenteuses, qui a remporte le prix en 1778.
Place Published: Bordeax
Date Published: 1779
Description: 4to, disbound. Bordeaux, 1779. Very good (+).
Comments: Thouvenel (1747-1815) who was an inveterate prize winner in his day, here presents the answer to a question posed by the Royal Academy of Science. The question: Indicate the medical properties of the animal kingdom: vipers, crayfish, turtles, woodlice, sperm whales. He was asked to give a chemical analysis and observe their pathologies. Thouvenel was the first Frenchman to write about galvanism.Edition: First Edition
Condition: very good(+)
Book ID: 10918