We are offering a RARE book entitled. 7 3/4" x 5" x 1.
In our research we discovered that. Willard was a member of the Medical Society of the State of New York, and had published cases in which he treated patients for diseases where other physicians had failed. He was also a member of the New York State Assembly. He resided in Bern, NY and Albany, NY. A book of formulas used as remedies for many illnesses and conditions.
Some of which were cancer, epilepsy, dysentery, whooping cough, croup, consumption, pneumonia, dyspepsia, dropsy, diphtheria, scarlet fever, deafness, diabetes, uterine hemorrhage, gonorrhea, syphilis, jaundice, influenza, snake bites, black tongue and many more. There are also cures for diseases of the horse.There are hand-written prescriptions (Rx) by Dr. Willard inserted in the book. There are also fascinating newspaper articles inserted in the book supporting newly discovered remedies with detailed steps as to the application of these remedies, and overwhelming statistics of the success in the treatment of patients. The following was used in his formulas: acetate of opium, laudanum, sulfur, quinine, herbs, bark, plants, etc.
To mention only a few. There are formulas for tonics, tinctures, and pills. At the end of the book there are formulas for making India ink, indelible ink, homemade paint, summer beer and other mixtures. CONDITION: No spine, marble b oards are separated, some pages are loose, but manuscript is complete. The item "RARE MEDICINAL FORMULAS MANUSCRIPT BOOK 1870's/80's by DR.WILLARD" is in sale since Sunday, April 15, 2018. This item is in the category "Antiques\Manuscripts". The seller is "propicker" and is located in Santa Clarita, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.