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The Climate of India,
PRINCIPAL EFFECTS AND DISEASES
THEIR PREVENTION OR REMOVAL,
THE MEANS OF PRESERVING HEALTH
In Hot Climates,
RENDERED OBVIOUS TO EUROPEANS OF EVERY CAPACITY.
BY JAMES JOHNSON, Esq.
SURGEON IN THE ROYAL NAVY.
PRINTED FOR J. CALLOW, MEDICAL BOOKSELLER,
10, Crown Court, Princes Street, Soho.
DR. JOHN HARNESS, F. L. S.
ONE OF HIS MAJESTY'S COMMISSIONERS
&c. &c. &c.
I BELIEVE You will not suspect me of any interested motive in the present Address, since you well know, how rarely I have mingled with the importunate host -"who crowd Preferment's gate."
But, Sir, I can still remember, after a lapse of many years, the flattering manner in which you conferred on me my First Step of Promotion in His Majesty's Service, when I was very young, both in years