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The Yellow Fever Epidemic in Philadelphia, 1793

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Title
An account of the bilious remitting yellow fever, as it appeared in the city of Philadelphia, in the year 1793 / by Benjamin Rush, M.D. Professor of the institutes, and of clinical medicine, in the University of Pennsylvania.
Name/Creator
Rush, Benjamin, 1746-1813, creator
Dobson, Thomas, 1751-1823, printer.
Ebeling, Christoph Daniel, 1741-1817, former owner.
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectDigital ObjectLocation
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Government Documents and Microforms Collection

Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine
Place of Origin
Philadelphia
Publisher
Printed by Thomas Dobson, at the Stone-House, no 41, South Second-Street.
Language
English
Description
[2], x, 363, [1] p. ; 22 cm. (8vo)
Form/Genre
text

Press figures (Printing)

print
Classification
RC211.P5 R75

616.928

WZ 270 R952 1794 v.3
Subject
Philadelphia -- epidemiology ;  Mortality ;  Disease Outbreaks ;  Yellow Fever ;  Epidemics -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Early works to 1800 ;  Yellow fever -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Early works to 1800 ;  United StatesPennsylvaniaPhiladelphia

Category
The Yellow Fever Epidemic in Philadelphia, 1793

Yellow Fever

Tropical Disease

Concepts of Contagion and Epidemics

Note
This work forms part of the third volume of Rush's Medical inquiries and observations.

Sabin [74198]

Signatures: [a]⁴ b² B-Z⁸ 2A⁶ ([a]1 blank, 2A6 verso blank).

Error in paging: p. 259 misnumbered 159.

Includes bibliographical references.
Other Title
  Early American imprints. no. 27658
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