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An essay on the prevention and cure of vocal, pulmonary, dyspeptic, nervous, spinal, female, uterine, and child-bed weaknesses: and also of hernia, piles, and prolapsus-ani, etc., by mechanical supports, consisting of braces, props, girdles springs and bandages, adapted to the above maladies respectively : with the opinions of distinguished medical men on the subject