The Domestic Practice of Hydropathy: with Fifteen Engraved Illustrations of Important Subjects, from Drawings by Dr. Howard Johnson

New York: John Wiley, 1849. First American Edition. 12mo (20cm). Brown cloth, titled in gilt on spine; yellow endpapers; [i]-xlvii [48]-468pp; 15 in-text wood engravings. A straight, tight copy, cloth worn and boards exposed at joints and corners, foxed: Good.

Contains detailed descriptions of hydropathic processes, explanations of treatments, and discussions of diseases, including diagnosis and treatment recommendations. Designed to reach patients who could not visit hydropathic facilities: those who could not afford treatments, could not leave their homes, or live too far away from a facility. Not in Atwater. 18 copies recorded in OCLC.

Price: $125.00

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