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ROLLO, Traité du Diabète sucré, 1797

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ROLLO, John. 

Traité du Diabète sucré ou affections gastriques et maladies qui en dépendent. 

Marseille, Moutardier, An VI 1797.

Two works bound in one 8vo (195x125 mm), Nicolas : (4)-99 pages / Rollo: (4)-iv-100 pages / vi-158 pages.  binding : Contemporary half sheep, vellum corners, flat spine. Headcap worn. 

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First edition in French.
Rollo is the first to offer treatment for diabetes through dietary restrictions. He proposes to have a very meaty diet and to do without vegetables.

Rollo's work is bound with the following:
NICOLAS, Medical and chemical research and experiments on diabetes mellitus, Paris, Méquignon, 1803.

references: Garrison-Morton [3930 :"He was a pioneer in the systematic treatment of diabetes by restricted diet"].

provenance: Bookplate from D.Baumes.

Price : 250 €

Photo ROLLO, John. 
Photo ROLLO, John. 
Photo ROLLO, John. 
Photo ROLLO, John. 
Photo ROLLO, John. 
Photo ROLLO, John. 
Photo ROLLO, John. 
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