PITT, Robert. THE CRAFT AND FRAUD OF PHYSICK EXPOS'D. London: Printed for Tim Childe, 1703. Second Edition. Octavo. [xvi], 203, [8 index] pp. Two leaves of contents are misbound between pages 194 and 195. Bound in brown leather with gilt lettering at spine. Front hinge cracking, rear board detached. Ex library: stamp at flyleaf and title-page, label glued at rear pastedown. Text leaves are slightly toned or spotted at edges, but otherwise clean. A work describing the rising cost of medicines and harmful practices of some physicians, with instructions for the layman to avoid being taken advantage of. As is.
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