PEALE, Charles Willson
An epistle to a friend, on the means of preserving health, promoting happiness; and prolonging the life of man to its natural period. Being a summary view of inconsiderate and useless habits that derange the system of nature, thereby causing premature old age and death : with some thoughts on the best means of preventing and overcoming disease.Philadelphia: From the Press of the Late R. Aitken & Jane Aitken, 1803.
Written by the first great American painter. Digital facsimile from the Internet Archive at this link.
Subjects: COUNTRIES, CONTINENTS AND REGIONS › United States , Hygiene
New York: W. W. Norton and Company & A Barra Foundation Book, 1980.
Subjects: MUSEUMS › History of Museums