[MANUSCRIPT] [MEDICINE] Private remedies of Dr. Nathan Smith, founder of the Dartmouth Medical School

[MANUSCRIPT] [MEDICINE] Private remedies of Dr. Nathan Smith, founder of the Dartmouth Medical School

2,500.00

Late 1800’s. 60 pages (2 blank). 16 x 10.5 Handwritten, stitched manuscript, with inscription on rear: “Book of Recipes Containing all the Private recipes of Dr. Nathan Smith, Prof. of Anat. Also many other Recipes of distinguished Physicians of the United States, Copied Verbatim, By J(?) M.B.(early form of M.D.) An intriguing record of remedies attributed to Nathan Smith (1762-1829), founder of the Dartmouth Medical School, cofounder of the University of Vermont College of Medicine, the medical school at Bowdoin College, and the Yale School of Medicine. Additional remedies credited to: Dr. Beach, Dr. Benton, Wm. P. Dawes, Prof. Warren, Prof. Biglow, Dr. Knight, Dr. Jackson, Dr. Burns, Dr. Ives, Dr. Rogers, Dr. Richard Creel, Dr. S. Hanson, Dr. Dorsey, and Dr. Josua Fisher. Remedies are neatly numbered and written in ink. First page with considerable loss, pages stained, stitching holding well. Orig. heavy paper, hand-stitched. Very good. Wraps. [1249] $2,500.00

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