Hydrologia chymica, or, The chymical anatomy of the Scarbrough, and other spaws in York-Shire : Wherein are interspersed, some animadversions upon Dr. Wittie's lately published treatise of the Scarbrough Spaw : also, a short description of the spaws at Malton and Knarsbrough and a discourse concerning the original of hot-springs and other fountains with the causes and cures of most of the stubbornest diseases (either chronical or acute) incident to the body of man, also, a vindication of chymical physick, where a probable way is propounded for the improvement of experimental philosophy, with a digression concerning an universal character : likewise a short account of the principles of all concretes, whether vegetable, animal or mineral : lastly is subjoyned an appendix of the original of springs, with the author's ternary of medicines, and the epilogue to the whole, of the essence of the Scarbrough-Spaw

Simpson, William, M.D

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  • Printer's name from Wing CD-ROM.
  • A reply to: Wittie, Robert. Scarborough spaw, which was first published in 1660 (Wing W3231).
  • The folded leaves are engraved diagrams.
  • Title within double line border; initials.
  • Wing (CD-ROM, 1996), S3833
  • Duveen, D.I. Alchemica et chemica, p. 551
  • Cole, W. Chemical literature, 1700-1863, 1223c
  • ESTC (RLIN), R024544
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