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Title
An account of the principal lazarettos in Europe :  with various papers relative to the plague, together with further observations on some foreign prisons and hospitals, and additional remarks on the present state of those in Great Britain and Ireland   / by John Howard ...
Appendix containing observations concerning foreign prisons and hospitals :  collected by Mr. Howard in his concluding tour : together with two letters to Mr. Howard, from John Haygarth, M.D  
This sheet contains three tables from 1749 to 1771 both inclusive :  with the number of persons sentenc'd to die, & for what crimes : the number of persons executed ... & for what crimes : the numbers ... pardoned, transported, or died in Newgate, with the respective crime of each  
Appendix containing observations concerning foreign prisons and hospitals :  collected by Mr. Howard in his concluding tour : together with two letters to Mr. Howard, from John Haygarth, M.D  
This sheet contains three tables from 1749 to 1771 both inclusive :  with the number of persons sentenc'd to die, & for what crimes : the number of persons executed ... & for what crimes : the numbers ... pardoned, transported, or died in Newgate, with the respective crime of each  
Name/Creator
Howard, John, 1726-1790, creator
Haygarth, John, 1740-1827
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectLocation
Networked Resource

Houghton

Widener

Countway Medicine
Place of Origin
London
Publisher
Printed for J. Johnson, C. Dilly, and T. Cadell
Language
English
Description
[10], 259, [13], 32 p., XXI, [1] folded leaves of plates : ill. (engravings) ; 31 cm. (fol.)
Form/Genre
text

bibliography

Early works.

print
Classification
RA985 .H69x 1791

WZ 260 H855ap 1791
Subject
Capital Punishment ;  Plague -- prevention & control ;  Prisons ;  Hospitals ;  Communicable diseases -- Hospitals -- Europe -- History -- 18th century ;  Plague -- Europe -- History -- 18th century ;  Prisons -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century ;  Prisons -- Ireland -- History -- 18th century ;  Hospitals -- Great Britain -- History -- 18th century ;  Hospitals -- Ireland -- History -- 18th century

Category
Quarantine

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Public Health, 1700-1799

Plague

Note
"Appendix containing observations concerning foreign prisons and hospitals: collected by Mr. Howard in his concluding tour. Together with two letters to Mr. Howard, from John Haygarth, M.D.": 2 l., [3]-32 p. at end.

Signatures: [A]⁴ chi1 B-2Q⁴.

Some of the plates are double plates.

Also issued as part of The works of John Howard, Esq. ... vol. II. London, [1792].

"Advertisements": p. [8] (1st set)

"Appendix; containing observations concerning foreign prisons and hospitals: collected by Mr. Howard, in his concluding tour. Together with two letters to Mr. Howard, from John Haygarth, M.D.": p. [1]-32 (4th group).

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Includes bibliographical references and index.
Other Title
  Account of the principal lazarettos in Europe
Other Title


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