Paris: Chez Rollins; Bruxelles, Jean Léonard, 1726.
First French edition, English first edition was published in 1724. xv, [i], 236, [xx] pp. 1 vols. 12mo. Bound in contemporary mottled calf, rebacked. Very Good Wellcome II 339 (citing 2nd French edition of 1727); Heirs of Hippocrates, 761 (citing English edition). Item #245558
First French edition of Cheyne’s famous “Essay of Health and Long Life.” The author, who at one time weighed over 400 pounds, sets out rules for healthy living.
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