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Every man his own doctor: or, The poor planter"s physician.

Every man his own doctor: or, The poor planter"s physician.

Prescribing plain and easy means for persons to cure themselves of all, or most of the distempers, incident to this climate, and with very little charge, the medicines being chiefly of the growth and production of this country. : [Eight lines from Milton]


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Published by Printed and sold by William Parks at his printing-office in Williamsburg, and Annapolis. in [Williamsburg, Va.] .
Written in English

  • Medicine, Popular.,
  • Medicine -- Formulae, receipts, prescriptions.

  • Edition Notes

    SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 3843.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination56, [2] p.
    Number of Pages56
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14607058M

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Jan 31,  · Every The poor planters physician. book his own doctor, or, The poor planter's physician: Prescribing, plain and easy means for persons to cure themselves of all, or most of the of the growth and production of this country [John Tennent] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.5/5(1).

physician to provide the poor with affordable treatments, and Every man his own doctor: or other an American reprint of a popular British guide for “housewives” that contained, in addition to cooking recipes and cleaning advice, over one hundred “receipts” for home remedies.

Every Man His Own Doctor: OR. Pamphlet: Every Man His Own Doctor: or, The Poor Planter's Physician DESCRIPTION: This facsimile is reprinted from a copy of the pamphlet which was printed by William Parks in and in Williamsburg, Virginia and Benjamin Franklin in, and in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

The pamphlet contains "Plain and Easy Means for Persons to cure themselves of all, or most of the. [John Tennent.] Every Man his own Doctor: or, the Poor Planter's Physician.

Third edition. Williamsburg: William Parks, The first American domestic medicine manual. Tennent was a Virginia doctor controversial for advocating Native American herbal remedies. The earliest surviving copy is of the second edition, Williamsburg, Every man his own doctor, or, The poor planter’s physician: Prescribing, plain and easy means for persons to cure themselves of all, or most of the of the growth and production of this country/5.

Every man his own doctor: or, The poor planter's physician: Prescribing plain and easy means for persons to cure themselves of all, or most of the distempers, incident to this climate, and with very little charge, the medicines being chiefly of the growth and production of this country.

In Franklin reprinted John Tennent’s Every Man his own Doctor, which had been published earlier that year in a “second edition” in Williamsburg, Va.3 Franklin may have concluded this “third edition” with the address to his readers, which is reprinted below; but no complete copy is known.4 In he reprinted Tennent’s pamphlet in a “fourth edition” with the address to his.

The poor planters physician. book John Tennent. Every man his own doctor, or, The poor planter's physician: prescribing, plain and easy means for persons to cure themselves of all, or most of the distempers, incident to this climate, and with very little charge, the medicines being chiefly of the growth and production of this country.

I EVERY MAN'S UNIVERSITY. A distinct university walks about under each man's hat. The only man who achieves success in the other universities of the world, and in the larger university of life, is the man who has first taken his graduate course and his post-graduate course in the university under his hat.

Franklin, Benjamin. “Afterword” to John Tennent, Every Man His Own Doctor; or, The Poor Planters Ph’ ysician. 4th ed. (Philadelphia: Printed and Sold by B. Franklin, ).

Franklin, Benjamin. Autobiography and Other Writings. Edited with an introduction and notes by Russell B. Nye (Boston: Houghton Mifflin, ). Franklin, by: 5. Every Man His Own Doctor: or, the Poor Planters Physician (Williamsburg, Virginia, ). Chapter 2: Epidemics Ola Elizabeth Winslow, Destroying Angel: The Conquest of Smallpox in Colonial Boston (Boston: Houghton Mifflin, ) provides a dramatic and detailed description of smallpox and the inoculation controversy in by: 9.

Archer's Every Man his Own Doctor of London,found its American counterpart, at least in title and in purpose, in John Tennent's Every Man his Own Doctor, or The Poor Planter s Physician, which appeared first at Williamsburg, Virginia, inand again in Philadelphia, in and in Bloodletting (or blood-letting) is the withdrawal of blood from a patient to prevent or cure illness and disease.

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Printing a book was an expensive enterprise because of the scarcity of paper, ink, and especially type. Parks was probably addressing a demand from his readers when he printed, and later reprinted, John Tennant’s work, Every Man His Own Doctor: The Poor Planter’s Physician, and the first cookbook printed in the English colonies, E.

- William Parks publishes Every Man His Own Doctor: or, The Poor Planter's Physician by John Tennent, the first guide to domestic medicine printed in America. - William Parks publishes the first handbook for Virginia's county court justices, The Office and Authority of a Justice of the Peace, written by George Webb.

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His scientific life was now over, his political life was to begin; in the notoriety of that political life his great scientific and philosophical knowledge was to be forgotten, the high position he had given up denied, and he himself scoffed at as an ignorantcharlatan, who had sold quack medicines about the streets of Paris, and been glad to.

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