Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine,  1 (1817), 641–42.

United States

[William Laidlaw?] *


Reportage, Literary Gossip


Steam-power | , AccidentsMedical Treatment, Hydropathy, Discovery

    Gives an account of the improvements that 'Mr David Heath, jun. of New Jersey' has made in the steam engine 'by which all accidents may in future be prevented'. Reports: 'a remedy for the stone is stated to have been discovered in America'. Relates how the remedy was acquired by a physician from an African slave in exchange for his freedom. (641)

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