Medecine du Voyageur; ou Avis sur les Moyens de conserver la sante, et de remedier aux accidens et aux maladies auxquels on est expose dans les Voyages, tant par terre que par mer. Suivie d'un Essai de Medecine pratique sur les Voyages, consideres comme Remedes. - Tome Premier, Second, et Troisieme.

By: Duplanil, J.D. [Jean-Denis]

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First edition. Edges faded, early ink name and modern owner bookplate on front endpaper of each volume, front hinge of third volume a bit weak. 1801 Hard Cover. lvi, 304; 444; 479 pp. 8vo. An early 19th century work focused on preventative medicine as it relates to travel, discussing the diseases to which one may be exposed during voyages, and their remedies. Duplanil was most well-known for translating and augmenting William Buchan's 1769 work Domestic Medicine into French. This work was intended for les gens du monde, addressing the hygienic precautions that need to be taken on long voyages and the treatment of accidents and diseases encountered during travel. (Hoolihan 501)

Title: Medecine du Voyageur; ou Avis sur les Moyens de conserver la sante, et de remedier aux accidens et aux maladies auxquels on est expose dans les Voyages, tant par terre que par mer. Suivie d'un Essai de Medecine pratique sur les Voyages, consideres comme Remedes. - Tome Premier, Second, et Troisieme.

Author: Duplanil, J.D. [Jean-Denis]

Categories: 19th Century and Earlier, French, First Edition, Early Imprints, Complete Set,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Chez Moutardier: 1801

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2198730