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Title
A recommendation of inoculation, according to Baron Dimsdale's method / by John Morgan, MD, FRS, &c. Director-general of the hospitals, and physician in chief of the American army.
Recommendatory preface
Recommendatory preface
Name/Creator
Morgan, John, 1735-1789, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectDigital ObjectLocation
Microforms (Lamont)

Networked Resource

Countway Medicine

Houghton
Place of Origin
Boston
Publisher
Printed by J. Gill, in Queen-Street
Language
English
Description
18, [2] p. ; 19 cm. (4to)
Form/Genre
text

print
Classification
RM275 .M6

WZ 270 M848r 1776

Film 58-38 no. 8

Film 633 reel 67 no. 1336
Subject
Smallpox -- prevention & control ;  Smallpox -- Vaccination ;  Vaccination ;  United StatesMassachusettsBoston

Category
Medical Education and Practice

Inoculation

Note
Intended as the preface to an American edition of Dimsdale's Present method of inoculating for the small-pox (cf. the Advertisement, p. [2]). The proposed edition was evidently not published, but Morgan's Recommendation was issued both with title page as described here and in an issue of 16 p., without title page (Bristol B4280).

Signed on p. 18: John Morgan. Cambridge, in New-England April 19th 1776.

Signatures: A-B⁴ [C]² ([C]2 blank).
Other Title
  Present method of inoculating for the small-pox
Other Title
  Early American imprints. no. 14891
Other Title


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