The Quack Doctor - A collection of panacean powders, pills, potions and pamphlets, as advertised in historical newspapers

  • Contact | The Quack Doctor -   To contact me, please email [email protected] You can also find me on Twitter as @quackwriter, on Facebook at www.facebook
  • Beyond the asylum: a review of the Wellcome Collection's Bedlam | The Quack Doctor - A review of the Wellcome Collection's exhibition, Bedlam: The Asylum and Beyond, which runs from 15 September 2016 - 15 January 2017. I've never
  • To raise false hopes | The Quack Doctor - The drunkenness remedy Antidipso, as featured on Great British Railway Journeys Series 7 Episode 11.
  • The Amateur Anatomist and the Amputated Finger | The Quack Doctor - Injuries acquired in unusual circumstances, spurious news stories of medical happenings, bizarre or gruesome reports from doctors’ casebooks… Strange cases is
  • A breath of maggoty air | The Quack Doctor - A bait breeder discovered in 1911 the the gases in his maggot shed might cure consumption.
  • Forthcoming events | The Quack Doctor - Join me for some quack-filled talks in London this summer! I've been invited by the London Fortean Society and Antique Beat to share my stories of fraud.
  • The mysterious Doctor Du Brange | The Quack Doctor - In this guest post from Dick Weindling and Marianne Colloms, an 1870s Kilburn practitioner finds himself in court for distributing indecent handbills.
  • Dr Wheeler and the Bacillus of Death | The Quack Doctor - British newspapers reported in 1895 that someone had discovered the 'Death Microbe'.
  • The bogus lady doctor | The Quack Doctor - In the West Midlands in the 1890s, Maria Owen pretended to be a doctor in order to part people from their cash.

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  • hidiyah - bootleg

    Did not work at all..I put battery in and nothing happen..also it didn't even look like the belt that u see on the pic that's y I say it was a bootleg one.. the good thing is I got my money back..

  • Amazon Customer - I bought 2 belts. The day they arrived one ...

    I bought 2 belts. The day they arrived one of them would not work at all. The other one turned on but would not work.

  • Emilie Monk - Very firm pillow

    The cover is nice. It has a zipper so it can be removed to wash. The pillow is hard. I has no give what so ever. It is not soft and fluffy. It is like sleeping on a board. I am very disappointed. It is not at all what I expected. I would never recommend. If you like sleeping on an extremely hard surface, then this is for you.

  • Joseph Cercone - It's worth it

    I'm an avid Magic player and this deck fits well into my collection. Makes it easier for newer players to acquire some good cards from the older sets as well.

  • mommylove - Great option

    This is a great option for parental control for people like me who really wonder how to cover all aspects of the net with few allowances.