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The Works, Literary, Moral, And Medical of Thomas Percival V1

Thomas Percival

The Works, Literary, Moral, and Medical of Thomas Percival V1 is a comprehensive collection of writings by Thomas Percival, a notable English physician and moral philosopher of the 18th century. The book is divided into three sections, covering Percival's literary, moral, and medical works. In the literary section, readers will find a selection of Percival's essays and poems, which showcase his keen insight into human nature and his ability to capture the essence of the human experience. The moral section includes his thoughts on ethics, morality, and social justice, and provides readers with a glimpse into the mind of a man who was deeply committed to improving the lives of others. The medical section of the book is particularly valuable, as it includes Percival's groundbreaking work on medical ethics and his influential treatise on the prevention of diseases. Percival was one of the first physicians to recognize the importance of preventive medicine, and his insights continue to shape the practice of medicine today. Overall, The Works, Literary, Moral, and Medical of Thomas Percival V1 is a fascinating and informative read for anyone interested in the history of medicine, philosophy, or literature. It provides a unique window into the mind of one of the most important thinkers of the 18th century and offers valuable insights into the human condition.In Four Volumes. To Which Are Prefixed Memoirs Of His Life And Writings And A Selection From His Literary Correspondence.This scarce antiquarian book is a facsimile reprint of the old original and may contain some imperfections such as library marks and notations. Because we believe this work is culturally important, we have made it available as part of our commitment for protecting, preserving, and promoting the world's literature in affordable, high quality, modern editions, that are true to their original work.

Book Details

  • Publisher: Kessinger Publishing
  • Publish Date: May 26th, 2006
  • Pages: 656
  • Language: English
  • Dimensions: 9.00in - 6.00in - 1.45in - 2.09lb
  • EAN: 9781428618251
  • Categories: ResearchHealingHistory