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The Yellow Fever Epidemic in Philadelphia, 1793

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Title
Arthur Mervyn, or, Memoirs of the year 1793 / by Charles Brockden Brown
Arthur Mervyn
Memoirs of the year 1793
Name/Creator
Brown, Charles Brockden, 1771-1810, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL:1169363 
Location
Widener

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
Boston
Publisher
S.G. Goodrich
Language
English
Description
2 v. ; 19 cm.
Form/Genre
text

novel

print

Fiction
Classification
PZ3.B814 Ar3
Subject
Yellow fever -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Fiction ;  Philadelphia (Pa.) -- History -- 18th century -- Fiction

Category
Fiction and Literature

The Yellow Fever Epidemic in Philadelphia, 1793

Yellow Fever

Tropical Disease

Note
A novel describing Philadelphia during the yellow fever epidemic in 1793.

The volumes were first issued separately: v. 1, Philadelphia, 1799; v. 2, New York, 1800.
Other Title
  Novels of Charles Brockden Brown ; 2-3
Other Title


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