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The Resource A lecture on the generation, increase, and improvement of the human species. : Interspersed with receipts for the preservation and exaltation of personal beauty and loveliness; and for prolonging human life, healthily and happily, to the very longest possible period of human existence! This curious, most eccentric, most important, and most cordially concertri[c] lecture, is begun with enumerating the safest and most efficacious ways and means of producing a numerous, a healthy, a beautiful and a virtuous offspring; with private medical advice to those married ladies and gentlemen, who are not blessed with children. Containing suchprecepts as will, if duly attended to, make man and wife sweeter, lovelier, and more desirable in each others eyes; and originally sold at the Temple of Hymen, by itself, for one guinea; but now reduced to the small consideration of half a crown

A lecture on the generation, increase, and improvement of the human species. : Interspersed with receipts for the preservation and exaltation of personal beauty and loveliness; and for prolonging human life, healthily and happily, to the very longest possible period of human existence! This curious, most eccentric, most important, and most cordially concertri[c] lecture, is begun with enumerating the safest and most efficacious ways and means of producing a numerous, a healthy, a beautiful and a virtuous offspring; with private medical advice to those married ladies and gentlemen, who are not blessed with children. Containing suchprecepts as will, if duly attended to, make man and wife sweeter, lovelier, and more desirable in each others eyes; and originally sold at the Temple of Hymen, by itself, for one guinea; but now reduced to the small consideration of half a crown

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A lecture on the generation, increase, and improvement of the human species. : Interspersed with receipts for the preservation and exaltation of personal beauty and loveliness; and for prolonging human life, healthily and happily, to the very longest possible period of human existence! This curious, most eccentric, most important, and most cordially concertri[c] lecture, is begun with enumerating the safest and most efficacious ways and means of producing a numerous, a healthy, a beautiful and a virtuous offspring; with private medical advice to those married ladies and gentlemen, who are not blessed with children. Containing suchprecepts as will, if duly attended to, make man and wife sweeter, lovelier, and more desirable in each others eyes; and originally sold at the Temple of Hymen, by itself, for one guinea; but now reduced to the small consideration of half a crown
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A lecture on the generation, increase, and improvement of the human species.
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Interspersed with receipts for the preservation and exaltation of personal beauty and loveliness; and for prolonging human life, healthily and happily, to the very longest possible period of human existence! This curious, most eccentric, most important, and most cordially concertri[c] lecture, is begun with enumerating the safest and most efficacious ways and means of producing a numerous, a healthy, a beautiful and a virtuous offspring; with private medical advice to those married ladies and gentlemen, who are not blessed with children. Containing suchprecepts as will, if duly attended to, make man and wife sweeter, lovelier, and more desirable in each others eyes; and originally sold at the Temple of Hymen, by itself, for one guinea; but now reduced to the small consideration of half a crown
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  • Graham's sexual primer with his treatments for various maladies described
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ESTCN69807
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1745-1794
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Graham, James
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Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine Library
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Adam Matthew Publications
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A lecture on the generation, increase, and improvement of the human species. : Interspersed with receipts for the preservation and exaltation of personal beauty and loveliness; and for prolonging human life, healthily and happily, to the very longest possible period of human existence! This curious, most eccentric, most important, and most cordially concertri[c] lecture, is begun with enumerating the safest and most efficacious ways and means of producing a numerous, a healthy, a beautiful and a virtuous offspring; with private medical advice to those married ladies and gentlemen, who are not blessed with children. Containing suchprecepts as will, if duly attended to, make man and wife sweeter, lovelier, and more desirable in each others eyes; and originally sold at the Temple of Hymen, by itself, for one guinea; but now reduced to the small consideration of half a crown
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  • The words "half a crown" on the title page are enclosed in brackets
  • Date of publication from Adam Matthew Publications
  • Reproduction of original in the Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine
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Listing and guide to the microfilm collection (40p.)
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Finding aid available.
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  • 12°.
  • 35 mm.
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  • 51, [1] p.
  • 1 reel
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microfilm
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  • 2478264-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)2478264
  • (Sirsi) AMP956
  • (OCoLC)243495520
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A lecture on the generation, increase, and improvement of the human species. : Interspersed with receipts for the preservation and exaltation of personal beauty and loveliness; and for prolonging human life, healthily and happily, to the very longest possible period of human existence! This curious, most eccentric, most important, and most cordially concertri[c] lecture, is begun with enumerating the safest and most efficacious ways and means of producing a numerous, a healthy, a beautiful and a virtuous offspring; with private medical advice to those married ladies and gentlemen, who are not blessed with children. Containing suchprecepts as will, if duly attended to, make man and wife sweeter, lovelier, and more desirable in each others eyes; and originally sold at the Temple of Hymen, by itself, for one guinea; but now reduced to the small consideration of half a crown
Publication
Note
  • The words "half a crown" on the title page are enclosed in brackets
  • Date of publication from Adam Matthew Publications
  • Reproduction of original in the Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine
Accompanying material
Listing and guide to the microfilm collection (40p.)
Cumulative index finding aids
Finding aid available.
Dimensions
  • 12°.
  • 35 mm.
Extent
  • 51, [1] p.
  • 1 reel
Other physical details
microfilm
Reproduction note
Microfilm.
System control number
  • 2478264-01okla_normanlaw
  • (SIRSI)2478264
  • (Sirsi) AMP956
  • (OCoLC)243495520

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