The Public Physician's Vade-Mecum
Medical Treatment, Medical Practitioners, Commerce, Political Economy, Politics, Health
Suggests a 'scientific method' of investigating the 'Health of the Public' to the 'political attendant'. Comprises questions about national economics in the style of a doctor's cross-examination of a patient. For example, 'Put out your capital. Let me see your revenue. So, so! How are your Funds? Tolerably firm—eh? In what state are your Consols?'
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