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DOWNING (Joseph). A Treatise on the Disorders incident to Horned Cattle, comprising a Description of their Symptoms, and the most rational Methods of Cure, founded on long experience. To which is added, Receipts for curing the Gripes, Staggers, and Worms in Horses; and an Appendix, containing instructions for Extracting of Calves.1797

[Stourbridge]: Printed and sold at Stourbridge. Sold also by T. Hurst, Messrs. Longman and Rees, and Messrs. Rivington, xii, 131, [1], xiv [misprinted "ziv"], [4] pp., with half-title and 14pp. list of subscribers, a 'Caution to the Practitioner' leaf at end, errata leaf, a few spots in the text, original boards, uncut, lacks back-strip (cords showing), otherwise a very good copy in original state. First published in Stourbridge by Rollason in 1797, this edition is a reissued with a new title-page. Both editions are rare; ESTC locating 5 copies (2/3) of the Stourbridge edition and 5 copies (4/1) of this reissue; Dingley, 229; Smith II, p. 227.

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