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PINEL, Philippe. Nosographie philosophique ou la méthode de l'analyse appliquée à la médecine. An VI [1798].

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PINEL, Philippe. 

Nosographie philosophique ou la méthode de l'analyse appliquée à la médecine. 

Paris, Maradan, An VI [1798].

Two volumes 8vo (200x125 mm), xxxvi-252 pages / 319 pages.  binding : Contemporary quarter sheep, flat spine, title and volume number in gilt on lettering-pieces. Bindings slightly rubbed. Small wormholes in the joints. 

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First edition.
Pinel proposes in this book a classification of diseases that fits in the scientific method of the time following Linnaeus and Cullen.
Its purpose expressed in the preface is to put an end to the "gossip" of "this scientific jargon of humoral and popular medicine circulating in the commerce of civil life".

Price : 600 €

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Photo PINEL, Philippe. 
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