What people are saying - Write a review
We haven't found any reviews in the usual places.
Other editions - View all
according acid action addition alterations amount animal appears applied attention become believe blood body called carbonic cause cent changes character chemical colour comparative complete condition consequence considerable considered contained continued course death dependent described direct disease effect employed entirely especially examination existence experiments extract fact fever fluid force frequently give given hand head heat important increased influence known lead less London matter means medicine months nature never notice observed obtained occur operation opinion organic pain pass patient period persons Pharmacopæia phenomena portion practice preparation present probably produced proportion proved quantity question readers reference regard relation remains remarks removed salts seems seen solution sound substances symptoms temperature tion treatment typhus urine various vein vessels
Page 77 - Chemical Analysis. THE COMMERCIAL HANDBOOK of CHEMICAL ANALYSIS ; or Practical Instructions for the determination of the Intrinsic or Commercial Value of Substances used in Manufactures, in Trades, and in the Arts. By A. NORMANDY, Author of "Practical Introduction to Rose's Chemistry," and Editor of Rose's "Treatise on Chemical Analysis.
Page 548 - Pharmacopoeia, arranged in Classes according to their Action, with their Composition and Doses. By a Practising Physician. Fifth Edition.
Page vii - DEFORMITIES OF THE HUMAN BODY, their Pathology and Treatment. With Engravings on Wood. 8vo. cloth, 10s. ON ARTICULATE SOUNDS, AND ON THE CAUSES AND CURE OF IMPEDIMENTS OF SPEECH.
Page vii - THE WISDOM AND BENEFICENCE OF THE ALMIGHTY, AS DISPLAYED IN THE SENSE OF VISION; being the Actonian Prize Essay for 1851.
Page 206 - held an opinion, almost amounting to conviction, in common, I believe,. with many other lovers of natural knowledge, that the various forms under which the forces of matter are made manifest have one common origin; in other words, are so directly related and mutually dependent, that they are convertible, as it were, into one another, and possess equivalents of power in their action.
Page vii - MR. LIONEL J. BEALE, MRCS THE LAWS OF HEALTH IN THEIR RELATIONS TO MIND AND BODY. A Series of Letters from an Old Practitioner to a Patient.
Page 222 - ... thus, when a substance, such as sulphuret of antimony, is electrified, at the instant of electrization it becomes magnetic in directions at right angles to the lines of electric force ; at the same time it becomes heated to an extent greater or less according to the intensity of the electric force. If this intensity be exalted to a certain point the sulphuret becomes luminous, or light is produced: it expands, consequently motion is produced ; and it is decomposed, therefore chemical action is...
Page 393 - One arm was deprived of sensation, or both arms, or the whole frame. He was made to feel a knife burning hot, and the chair on which he sat equally so. When he started up, he was made to feel the floor so hot that he was compelled to hop about, and wished to pull off his boots, which burnt him. He was made to feel the room intolerably warm, and actually perspired with the heat ; after which he was made to feel it so cold, that in a minute or two he buttoned his coat, and walked about rubbing his...
Page 235 - ... same time imparting a fraction of it to each of its progeny. In this mode of viewing the subject, all the organizing force required to build up an Oak or a Palm, an Elephant or a Whale, must be concentrated in a minute particle, only discernible by microscopic aid...