Specific Cures or Rare Reliable Remedies. I. E. Layton.
Specific Cures or Rare Reliable Remedies

Specific Cures or Rare Reliable Remedies

Topeka: Crane & Company, 1907. 46pp. 12mo. Original green cloth, front cover stamped in black. Light soiling and wear, some fraying to top edge. Very good. Item #1076

Charming book of medicinal remedies written by a physician in Enid, Oklahoma. Among the "specific cures" listed are those for burns and scalds, boils, cystitis, cancers, dysentery, drowning ("drowned persons can be resuscitated after being to all appearances dead for an hour"), fistulas, earache, and gonorrhea, among others. This copy has the ownership inscription of Dr. J.G.W. Entwistle, a physician in New York State. No copies found in OCLC. Rare.

Price: $750.00

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