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A compend of materia medica, therapeutics, and prescription writing Samuel Otway Lewis Potter





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MIDWIFERY. By ALFRED Lewis GALABIN, M. A., M.D., Obstetric Phy.

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alphabetical order, i the various drugs indicated are given, wit the authority recommend-
ing them, and a gre: number of special prescription
CHILDREN. By J. F. C JODH T, M.D., Physician to the Evelina Hospi-

tal for Children; Ass: it P an to Guy's F spital, London. Ameri-
can Edition. Revisert and Edited by Louis STARR, M.D., Clinical
F.Đfessor of Diseases of Children in the Hospital of the University of
Pennsylvania ; Physician to the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia. 50
Formulæ, and Directions for preparing Artificial Huria Milk, for the

Artificial Digestion of Milk, etc. 738 pages.
""Nothing that concerns disease as found in childhood seems to have escaped the author's
attention. From introduction to the end it is replete with valuable information, and one
reads it with the feeling

that Dr. Goodhart is writing of what he has seen at the bedside. It
need scarcely be added that

American editor are of much
value, neither too full nor to

al of the American Medi-
cal Association.


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The New Series of Manuals.-Continued.

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PRACTICAL THERAPEUTICS, with an Index of Diseases. By ED.

JOHN WARING, M.D., F.R.C.P.: Fourth Edition. Rewritten and Revised. Edited by DUDLEY W. BUXTON, Assistant to the Professor of Medicine,

University College Hospital, London. 666 pages. “Our admiration, not only for the immense industry of the author, but also of the great practical value of the volume, increases with every reading or consultation of it. We wish a copy could be put in the hands of every Student or Practitioner in the country. In our estimation, it is the best book of the kind ever written.”-N. Y. Medical Journal.

"It is, indeed, one of the most practical works that has ever attracted our attention. Combining the merits of Wood, Beck, Stillé, and the U. S. Dispensatory, it forms a volume which no young physician can afford to be without." - Chicago Medical Journal.

"This work is a monument of industry and perseverance. It is invaluable both to the Practitioner and Student."-Canada Medical Journal. MEDICAL JURISPRUDENCE AND TOXICOLOGY. By JOHN

J. REESE, M.D., Professor of Medical Jurisprudence and Toxicology, Uni. versity of Pennsylvania, etc. 606

pages. "The production of this admirable text-book by one of the two or three leading teachers of medical jurisprudence in America, will, we hope, give a new impetus to the study of forensic medicine, which, inviting and important as it is, has heretofore been strangely neglected in both legal and medical schools."'-American Journal of the Medical Sciences.

"We heartily second the author's hope that this treatise may encourage an increasing interest in the students for that most important, but too much neglected, subject, forensic medicine."-Boston Medical and Surgical Journal.

“We lay this volume aside, after a careful perusal of its pages, with the profound impression that it should be in the hands of every doctor and lawyer. It fully meets the wants of all students.

He has succeeded in admirably condensing into a handy volume all the essential points."--Cincinnati Lancet and Clinic. ORGANIC CHEMISTRY. By Prof. VICTOR VON RICHTER, University

of Breslau. Translated from Fourth German Edition by EDGAR F. SMITH, M.A., PH. D., Professor of Chemistry, Wittenberg College, Springfield, O., formerly in the Laboratories of the University of Pennsylvania, etc. Illus.

trated. 710 pages. “I must say that this standard treatise is here presented in a remarkably compendious shape.J. W. Holland, M.D., Professor of Chemistry, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia.

“This work brings the whole matter, in simple, plain language, to the student in a clear, comprehensive manner. The whole method of the work is one that is more readily grasped than that of older and more famed text-books, and we look forward to the time when, to a great extent, this work will supersede others, on the score of its better adaptation to the wants of both teacher and student.”Pharmaceutical Record.

“It presents in a concise form the most modern views of the theory, and gives, moreover, many very practical methods.

The freshness of its information may be noted.” -Saml. É. Sadtler, Professor of General and Organic Chemistry, University of Penn. sylvania, and Professor of Chemistry, Philadelphia College of Pharmacy. DISEASES OF WOMEN. By Dr. F. WINCKEL, Professor of Gnya

cology, etc., Royal University of Munich. The Translation Edited by THEOPHILUS PARVIN, M.D., Professor of Obstetrics and Diseases of Women and Children, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia.

gravings, most of which are new. 674 pages. This work has no superior as a text-book of Diseases of Women in regard to clearness and completeness, and in its presentation of the latest scientific knowledge, and of the best practical rules and methods of treatment.

** Other Volumes in Preparation. A complete illustrated circular, with sample pages, sent free, upon application.

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A series of shott; concise compends for the medical student and practitioner.

12mo. "Cloth. "Each, - Price, $1.00. No. 1. POST-MORTEM EXAMINATIONS. Second Edition.

With Especial Reference to Medico Legal Practice. By Prof. RUDOLPIT Virchow, of Berlin Charité Hospital, author of Cellular Pathology; Translated by T. P. Smith, M.D., Member of the Royal College of Surgeons England. Second American, from the Fourth German Edition. With

Four Lithographic Plates. We are informed in precise and exact terms how a post-mortem examination should be made, both with regard to the plan to be pursued, and the manner of making the several cuts into the various organs and tissues. The method of recording the results of the investigation is clearly indicated by the addition of the detailed account of the examination of four cases ; and the value of the objective evidence is accurately stated in the form of the inferences drawn concerning the manner and cause of death.”-American Journal of Medical Sciences.

“For thorough and systematic method in the performance of post-mortem examinations, there is no guide like it.”- London Lancet. No. II. MANUAL OF VENEREAL DISEASES. · Fourth Edition.

A Concise Description of those Affections and of their Treatment, including a list of Sixty Seven PRESCRIPTIONS for Vapor Bath, Gargles, Injections, Lotions, Mixtures, Ointments, Paste, Pills, Powders, Solutions and Sup. positories. By BERKELEY. Hill, M.D., Professor of Clinical Surgery, in University College; Surgeon to University College and Lock Hospitals; and ARTHUR COOPER, M.D., formerly House Surgeon, Lock Hospital. Fourth Edition, Revised and Enlarged. “I have examined it with care, and find it to be a practical and useful compendium of knowledge on the subjects discussed, well adapted to the use of medical students and those physicians in general practice who have occasional need to consult a work of this kind. James Neven Hyde, M.D., Professor of Skin and Venereal Diseases, Rush Medical College, Chicago.

" It seems to contain much information in a condensed form. The names of the authors ensure its doctrinal accuracy."-Ed, L. Keyes, M.D., Professor of Genito-Urinary Surgery, Syphilology and Dermatology, Bellevue Hospital Medical College, N. Y.

“As the work of one of the highest living authorities, it is natural that it should have found such favor."-Gaillard's Medical Journal.

“If you wish to be well informed on this subject, we say, secure this little book."- Medical Brief No. III. MEDICAL ELECTRICITY. A Compend of Electricity

and its Medical and Surgical Uses. By CHAS. F. MASON, M.D., Assistant Surgeon, United States Army, with an Introduction by Chas. H. MAY, M.D., Instructor in Ophthalmology, New. York Polyclinic. With Illustrations. Just Ready. From the large amount of literature upon the subject of Medical Electricity, Dr. Mason has selected and classified the facts and principles that are of practical use to the student and physician. It is a short, comprehensive statement of this important branch of therapeutics in clear, plain language, with illustrations where needed, to render the text distinct.


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