A Mechanical Account of the Non-Naturals: Being a Brief Explication of the Changes made in Humane Bodies, by Air, Diet, &c.

WAINEWRIGHT, Jer.

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Place Published: London
Publisher: Ralph Smith
Date Published: 1718

Description: Together with an inquiry into the nature and use of baths upon the same principles. [28], 196pp. 12mo, modern marbled wrappers (some foxing and toning throughout). London: Printed by J.H. for Ralph Smith, 1718. Third Edition, Revised. Good.

Comments: Waineright rests his case for good health very much on the principle that `you are what you eat.' He is also a supporter of the premise that `it takes a lean horse to run a long race.' An interesting contribution to the history of nutrition and public health aides.

Binding: paperback
Condition: good
Language: English
Type: Books

Book ID: 157963


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