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The Boston Smallpox Epidemic, 1721

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Spanish Influenza in North America, 1918–1919

Syphilis, 1494–1923

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Title
An historical account of the small-pox inoculated in New England, upon all sorts of persons, whites, blacks, and of all ages and constitutions :  with some account of the nature of the infection in the natural and inoculated way, and their different effects on human bodies : with some short directions to the unexperienced in this method of practice   / humbly dedicated to her Royal Highness the Princess of Wales, by Zabdiel Boylston, F.R.S.
Name/Creator
Boylston, Zabdiel, 1679-1766, creator
Caroline, Queen, consort of George II, King of Great Britain, 1683-1737, dedicatee.
Chandler, Samuel, 1693-1766, bookseller.
Gerrish, Samuel, d. 1741, bookseller.
Hancock, Thomas, 1703-1764, bookseller.
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL.HOUGH:1267756 
Location
Houghton

Networked Resource

Countway Medicine
Place of Origin
London
Place of Origin
[Boston in N.E.]
Publisher
Printed for S. Chandler, at the Cross-Keys in the Poultry
Publisher
Re-printed at Boston in N.E. for S. Gerrish in Cornhil, and and T. Hancock at the Bible and Three Crowns in Annstreet
Language
English
Description
[2], vi, vi, 53 [i.e. 55], [1] p. ; 17 cm. (8vo)
Form/Genre
text

print
Classification
RM786 .B79
Subject
Smallpox -- Vaccination -- New England ;  United StatesMassachusettsBoston

Category
The Boston Smallpox Epidemic, 1721

Note
Numbers 31 & 32 repeated in the paging.

Signatures: [A]⁴(-[A]1) B-I⁴ (I4 verso blank).


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