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Author: Couch, Robert.
Title: Praxis catholica, or, The countryman's universal remedy wherein is plainly and briefly laid down the nature, matter, manner, place and cure of most diseases, incident to the body of man, not hitherto discovered, whereby any one of an ordinary capacity may apprehend the true cause of his distempers, wherein his cure consists, and the means to effect it : together with rules how to order children in that most violent disease of vomiting and looseness, &c. : useful likewise for seamen and travellers : also an account of an imcomparable powder for wounds or hurts which cure any ordinary ones at once dressing / written by Robert Couch ... ; now published with divers useful additions (for publick benefit) by Chr. Pack ...
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2011 December (TCP phase 2)
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Print source: Praxis catholica, or, The countryman's universal remedy wherein is plainly and briefly laid down the nature, matter, manner, place and cure of most diseases, incident to the body of man, not hitherto discovered, whereby any one of an ordinary capacity may apprehend the true cause of his distempers, wherein his cure consists, and the means to effect it : together with rules how to order children in that most violent disease of vomiting and looseness, &c. : useful likewise for seamen and travellers : also an account of an imcomparable powder for wounds or hurts which cure any ordinary ones at once dressing / written by Robert Couch ... ; now published with divers useful additions (for publick benefit) by Chr. Pack ...
Couch, Robert., Packe, Christopher, fl. 1670-1711.

London: Printed for Robert Hartford ..., 1680.
Notes:
Advertisement: p. [1]-[3] at end.
Reproduction of original in Huntington Library.
Subject terms:
Medicine, Magic, mystic, and spagiric -- Early works to 1800.
URL: http://name.umdl.umich.edu/A34728.0001.001

Contents
title page
TO HIS Highly Honoured AND MUCH Esteemed FRIEND, COLONEL RANCIS WILLIS,his Little TRACT humbly offers and submits it self.
TO THE READER.
To all Ingenious Students and Practitioners in Physick and Chyrurgery.
TO MY Candid and Cordial COUNTRYMEN.
Advertisement.
A TABLE of the several Diseases and Distempers treated of (amongst o∣ther things) in the en∣suing TRACT.
Praxis Catholica: OR, THE COUNTRY-MAN'S Universal REMEDY.
The Spleen.
Of the Liver.
Of the Gaul.
Of Fevers.
Place.
A Malignant Fever in Children.
Cause.
Of Heat.
EXAMPLE.
Cold.
Thirst.
Cure.
DIRECTIONS.
Of Agues.
Seat.
Cause.
Cure.
A general Direction in Fevers.
A Dropsie.
Epilepsie, or Falling Sickness.
Tortura Ventris, or a great Gri∣ping.
FLUXES.
Calculus Renum; or, Stone or Gra∣vel in the Reins or Kidneys.
Cause.
Flatus Hypochond. or Windy Me∣lancholy.
Cause.
EXAMPLE.
Illiaca Passio: or, the Wind in the Small Gut.
COLLICK.
Timpanites: or, the Windy Drop∣sie.
Arthritick, or Gouty Disease.
Place.
Cause.
Cure.
Pluritis: or, Plurisie.
REASONS.
Ictoritia: or Yellow Jaundice.
CƲRE.
Calculus Vesicae: or the Stone in the Bladder.
CAƲSE.
PROGNOST.
CƲRE.
Victûs Ratio.
Atrophia or Marasmuss: or, a Consumption without a Cough.
Febris Hectica: or, a Consumption with a Cough.
The Rickets.
PROGNOST.
Apoplexy, Paralisis, Catalepsie, E∣pilepsie, Vertigo, &c.
Apoplexy.
Vertigo.
PALSIE.
CAƲSE.
CƲRE.
Spasmus: or, Convulsion.
CAƲSE.
SPASMƲS.
CƲRE.
Eruptio Venarum: or, the Break∣ing of a Vein.
Coryza, Catarrbus, Tussis, Asthma.
Stranguria: or, the Strangury.
CƲRE.
Hystericus: or, Fits of the Mo∣ther.
Courteous READER
I thought to have severed the Directions how to take the Powder, from the Book, but I am advised to annex it; which I have done.
POSTSCRIPT.
The Oyly Volatile Salt of Sylvius de le Boe.
Elixir Hystericum.
Manna Mercurii.
Aqua Venerea.
A Catalogue of some Books Printed for Ro∣bert Harford at the Angel in Cornhill, near the Royal Exchange.