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THE
CHEROKEE PHYSICIAN,
OR
INDIAN GUIDE TO HEALTH,

AS GIVEN BY
RICHARD FOREMAN, A CHEROKEE DOCTOR;
COMPRISING A BRIEF VIEW OF ANATOMY, WITH
GENERAL RULES FOR PRESERVING HEALTH
WITHOUT THE USE OF MEDICINES.

THE DISEASES OF THE U. STATES,
WITH THEIR SYMPTOMS, CAUSES, AND
MEANS OF PREVENTION, ARE TREATED
ON IN A SATISFACTORY
MANNER.

IT ALSO CONTAINS
A DESCRIPTION OF A VARIETY OF
HERBS AND ROOTS,
MANY OF WHICH ARE NOT EXPLAINED IN ANY
OTHER BOOK, AND THEIR MEDICAL VIRTUES
HAVE HITHER TO BEEN UNKNOWN
TO THE WHITES; TO WHICH
IS ADDED A SHORT

DISPENSATORY:

BY

JAS. W. MAHONEY.

EDNEY & DEDMAN,
ASHEVILLE, N. C.
1849.


 

 

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DISTRICT OF EAST TENNESSEE:

        Be it Remembered, That on the 6th day of October, 1845, William Mahoney, of said District, hath deposited in this office, the Title of a Book, which is in the words and figures following, to wit:

        "The Cherokee Physician, or Indian Guide to Health,
"as given by Richard Foreman, a Cherokee Doctor, com-
"prising a brief view of Anatomy, with General Rules
"for Preserving Health, without the use of Medicines.--
"It also contains a description of a variety of Herbs and
"Roots, many of which are not explained in any other
"Book, and their medical virtues have hitherto been un-
"known to the Whites; to which is added a short Dispen-
"satory, by James W. Mahoney," the right whereof he claims as Proprietor, in conformity with an act of Congress, entitled an act to amend the several acts respecting copy-rights.

        A true copy from the Records in my office.

        SEAL.

JAMES W. CALDWELL,
Clerk of the United States
Court for the District of
East Tennessee.

 


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