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RESEARCHES INTO THE PROPERTIES OF SPRING WATER, with medical cautions (illustrated by cases) against the Use of Lead in the construction of pumps, water-pipes, cisterns etc. by  M.D.:  William - First Edition - 1803 - from Roger Middleton (SKU: 34603)

RESEARCHES INTO THE PROPERTIES OF SPRING WATER, with medical cautions (illustrated by cases) against the Use of Lead in the construction of pumps, water-pipes, cisterns etc.

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RESEARCHES INTO THE PROPERTIES OF SPRING WATER, with medical cautions (illustrated by cases) against the Use of Lead in the construction of pumps, water-pipes, cisterns etc.

by LAMBE, William, M.D.:

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London, sold by J. Johnson 1803.. FIRST EDITION 1803, 8vo, approximately 210 x 120 mm, 8¼ x 5 inches, pages, vii, [1]=errata, [1]-204, dated on Preface and last page, old half calf, marbled boards. Binding rubbed, corners slightly worn, lower tip of title page repaired, nowhere near text, vertical crease to title page, ink signature of Henry Eyres Landor on first free endpaper and Tachbrook in blue ink on opposite pastedown, pale age-browning throughout, otherwise a very good copy. See: A Catalogue of Printed Books in the Wellcome Medical Library, Volume 3, page 436. MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE, FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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Bookseller
Roger Middleton GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
34603
Title
RESEARCHES INTO THE PROPERTIES OF SPRING WATER, with medical cautions (illustrated by cases) against the Use of Lead in the construction of pumps, water-pipes, cisterns etc.
Author
LAMBE, William, M.D.:
Format/binding
Old half calf, marbled boards.
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Place of Publication
London, sold by J. Johnson 1803.
Date published
1803
Keywords
medical spring water water cures lead poisoning toxicology water supplies mineral water

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Roger Middleton

We have been established booksellers for 42 years. We are a postal business only (strictly no callers). We are long-standing members of the P.B.F.A. the largest trade association for antiquarian booksellers in the UK. We wrap all our parcels in new materials and all our books are insured at our expense. Books may be returned if wrongly described, all costs will be met by us. ****PLEASE NOTE: POSTAGE WILL BE CHARGED AT COST, MEANING THAT POSTAGE WILL BE REDUCED ON PARCELS WEIGHING UNDER 1 KILO, AND IT WILL BE INCREASED ON MOST PARCELS WEIGHING MORE THAN 1 KILO****

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