Distilled spirituous liquors the bane of the nation : being some considerations humbly offer'd to the legislature. By which it will appear, I. That the Landed Interest suffers near a Million a Year, by the Distilling, Compounding and Vending of Spirits; with some Remarks relating to the Revenue:-And the Frauds of the British Distillery Expos'd and Detected. II. A Physical Account (drawn from Experiments and the Opinions of the most Eminent Physicians) of the Nature of all Distill'd Spirituous Liquors, and the Malignant Effects they have upon Human Bodies. The second edition, improv'd and enlarg'd; with a new introduction. To which is added an appendix, containing The late Presentments of the Grand-Juries of London, Middlesex, and the Tower-Hamlets: Together with the Report made by His Majesty's Justices of the Peace at Hicks's Hall, Jan. 1735-6

Main Author: Wilson, Thomas
Format: eBook
Published: London printed for J. Roberts in Warwick-Lane 1736, M.DCC.XXXVI. [1736]
Online Access:
Collection: Eighteenth Century Collections Online / ECCO - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Item Description:Also attributed to Stephen Hales (DNB). - Anonymous. By Thomas Wilson. - English Short Title Catalog, N2935. - Goldsmiths', 7444. - Hanson, 4980n. - Numbers xvii-xviii omitted in final page sequence. - Reproduction of original from Harvard University Houghton Library
Physical Description:Online-Ressource (xvi,60,xxii[i.e.xx]p) 8°