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Title
The Indian guide to health, or, A valuable vegetable medical prescription for the cure of all disorders incident to this climate :  designed as a guide to families and young practitioners   / by S.H. Selman.
Valuable vegetable medical prescription for the cure of all disorders incident to this climate
Name/Creator
Selman, S. H. (Squire H.), -1873, creator
Carter, Richard, 1786-1825
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectLocation
Countway Medicine

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
Columbus, Ind
Publisher
[s.n.]
Language
English
Description
200 p. ; 18 cm.
Form/Genre
text

Popular Works.

print
Classification
RC81 .F76 1975

WZ 270 S467i 1836

Bathtub coll. box 16 no. 4
Subject
Materia Medica ;  Phytotherapy ;  Medicine, Popular ;  Indians of North America -- Medicine ;  Materia medica, Vegetable -- United States

Category
Medical Geography

Medical Education and Practice

Domestic Medicine

Note
"The greater part of the author's information in the science of medicine, he obtained from ... Dr. Richard Carter ... , who is commonly called the 'Indian doctor'"--P. iv.

"A list of ... [the author's] students and their acquirements": p. [137].


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