The Natural, Experimental, and Medicinal History of the Mineral Waters of Derbyshire, Lincolnshire, and Yorkshire, Particularly those of Scarborough...

SHORT, Thomas.

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Place Published: London
Publisher: Privately Printed
Date Published: 1734

Description: 4 folding copperplates, lacks the non-folding plate, 20 + xxii, 359, [3]pp., large 4to, full contemp. calf, recased; (front cover detached, covers bumped and rubbed). London: Printed for the author and sold by F. Gyles, 1734. First Edition of this work sponsored by the Royal Society.

Comments: Short was a physician with an established practice at Sheffield. He wrote books on mineral waters, teas, other beverages and other topics in medicine. DNB XVIII pp. 154-5. Hirsch V, pp. 251-2.

Edition: Private
Binding: hardcover
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 134665

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