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1. A practical treatise on auscultation


10. Organon of the specific healing art


12. The poor man's friend: containing the infallible cure for the black tongue, with its causes and symptoms : also, the only remedy known to prevent the contagion from attacking those in charge of the patient : with the treatment for measles and scarlet fever, and a collection of fifty valuable remedies for various diseases


21. The lady's own book, or, Female safeguard: containing moral checks to population and a complete practical midwife : it also treats of generation, sterility, impotency, female complaints, the diseases of infants and children, a glossary or medical dictionary, a dispensatory of all the medicines recommended in this work, and many valuable recipes, purely upon reformed medical principles, written in a plain, yet chaste, style, and on moral principles for families and females


29. A compendium of medical science, or, Fifty years' experience in the art of healing: being a plain and practical treatise on the prevention and cure of disease : designed to enlighten the popular mind in the true elementary principles of medicine, and protect the reading public from the mischiefs of quackery


36. Neuropathy, or, The true principles of the art of healing the sick: being an explanation of the action of galvanism, electricity, and magnetism, in the cure of disease : and a comparison between their powers, and those of drugs, or medicines, of all kinds, with a view to determine their relative value and proper uses


37. The water-cure manual: a popular work : embracing descriptions of the various modes of bathing, the hygienic and curative effects of air, exercise, clothing, occupation, diet, water-drinking, &c. : together with descriptions of diseases, and the hydropathic means to be employed therein


45. The married woman's private medical companion: embracing the treatment of menstruation, or monthly turns, during their stoppage, irregularity, or entire suppression : pregnancy, and how it may be determined, with the treatment of its various diseases : discovery to prevent pregnancy, its great and important necessity where malformation or inability exists to give birth : to prevent miscarriage or abortion when proper and necessary, to effect miscarriage when attended with entire safety : causes and mode of cure of barrenness or sterility


47. The eye: its imperfections and their prevention : comprising a familiar description of the anatomy and physiology of the organ of vision : rules for the preservation, improvement, and restoration of sight : with remarks on near sight and aged sight, on optics, and the use and abuse of spectacles, with directions for their selection