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The modern quack

London physician.

The modern quack

or, the physical impostor, detected. In three parts. ... With a supplement, displaying the present set of pretenders to clap-curing, ... To which ... a catalogue is annexed of all the members of the Royal College of Physicians, ... By a London physician.

by London physician.

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Published by printed for J. Roberts in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Microfilm. Woodbridge, CT Research Publications, Inc., 1985. 1 reel ; 35mm. (The Eighteenth Century ; reel 1328, no. 17).

SeriesEighteenth century -- reel 1328, no. 17.
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination[36],156p.
Number of Pages156
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17037278M

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It would take a highly infectious and potentially deadly viral outbreak from a mutated coronavirus that no person on the planet had immunity from to finally panic the masses to bypass their doctors and ignore their admonishments not to fall prey to quack cures, and out of desperation reach for vitamin and mineral pills. Now vitamin C, D or zinc pills have vanished from store shelves as. 'Quack' was and is a term of abuse, carrying the same kind of emotional venom as, in their own contexts, insults like heretic, revisionist, dunce, scab. When flung -- as it commonly was -- by Georgian physicians and their friends against the likes of Ward and Graham, it levelled two particular charges.

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