- 388 pages
- The Half-Yearly Abstract of the Medical Sciences, Vol. 29
- W H Ranking
- 14 July 2018 W H Ranking
Excerpt From The Half Yearly Abstract Of The Medical Sciences, Vol 29 Being A Practical And Analytical Digest Of The Contents Of The Principal British And Continental Medical Works, Published In The Preceding Six Months January June, 1859The Amount Of Rainfall In The Twelvemonth Did Not Exceed Eighteen Inches, The Annual Amount Being About Twenty Four Or Twenty Seven Inches It Was A Dry Summer And In Many Parts Of The Country The Wells Were Exhausted, And The Pasturage Burnt Up It Was A Good Season For Wall Fruit, And The Orchards Were Very Productive I Am Old Enough To Remember The Comet Of 1811, And Can Distinctly Recollect The Parched State Of The Ground In The Autumn Of That Year This Summer I Was In The South Of France, And Can Bear Testimony To The Universal Satisfaction Expressed At The Excellence And Abundance Of What Is Called A Comet Vintage About The PublisherForgotten Books Publishes Hundreds Of Thousands Of Rare And Classic Books Find At Www.forgottenbooks.comThis Book Is A Reproduction Of An Important Historical Work Forgotten Books Uses State Of The Art Technology To Digitally Reconstruct The Work, Preserving The Original Format Whilst Repairing Imperfections Present In The Aged Copy In Rare Cases, An Imperfection In The Original, Such As A Blemish Or Missing Page, May Be Replicated In Our Edition We Do, However, Repair The Vast Majority Of Imperfections Successfully Any Imperfections That Remain Are Intentionally Left To Preserve The State Of Such Historical Works.