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Select observations on English bodies of eminent persons in desperate diseases. First written in Latin by Mr. John Hall, physician: after Englished by James Cook, author of the Marrow of chirurgery. To which is now added, an hundred like counsels and advices, for several honourable persons: by the same author. In the close is added, Directions for drinking of the bath-water, and Ars cosmetica, or beautifying art: by H. Stubbs, physician at Warwick.

General note: Printer's name from Wing CD. With frontis. portrait (A1v) of the author signed: R White scul. Includes index. With final advertisement leaf. Signatures: A8 a8 B-Z8; -all before A8; A8 mutilated, slightly affecting text; stained and foxed throughout UK-SuSCL Cited in: Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), H357 Format of surrogate: Microfilm. Ann Arbor, Mich. University Microfilms, 1977. 1 microfilm reel ; 35 mm. (Early English books, 1641-1700; 667:6). Ownership and custodial history: MS. ink inscription on inside front board: "Given to me Marianne Grove by my mother Mary Anne Purie, 1880"; deposit from RSC UK-SuSCL