DENTISTRY RUSPINI (BARTHOLOMEO) A Treatise on the Teeth... the Cause of their Decaty Pointed out, and their Various Diseases Enumerated..., 1797
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DENTISTRY. RUSPINI (BARTHOLOMEO) A Treatise on the Teeth... the Cause of their Decaty Pointed out, and their Various Diseases Enumerated..., 1797
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RUSPINI (BARTHOLOMEO) A Treatise on the Teeth... the Cause of their Decay Pointed out, and their Various Diseases Enumerated, publisher's pink printed wrappers, lettered "The Chevalier Ruspini's Address to the King and Country", preserved in modern slipcase [Crowley 1536; Weinberger, p.121; Wellcome 27406306; not in Poletti], 8vo, for the Author, 1797

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  • Scarce treatise by Ruspini, who introduced the dental mirror for the mouth. This edition includes an account of Ruspini's "extraordinary Balsamic Styptic solution.... [for] good effects in internal and external bleedings, and in many other complaints". A note on the title-page reads that "This pamphlet being intended merely for the good of the Public, the Price is only 1s. 6d."
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