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Title
An essay on the more common West-India diseases :  and the remedies which that country itself produces, to which are added, some hints on the management, &c. of negroes   / by a physician in the West-Indies.
Name/Creator
Grainger, James, 1721?-1766, creator
Ebeling, Christoph Daniel, 1741-1817, former owner.
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectLocation
Networked Resource

Houghton Library

Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine
Place of Origin
London
Publisher
Printed for T. Becket and P.A. De Hondt
Language
English
Description
[8], 75 p. ; 22 cm.
Form/Genre
text

Early works.

print
Classification
AC901 .M5 vol. 516, no. 4

WZ 260 G758e 1764
Subject
West Indies ;  Tropical Medicine ;  Social Problems ;  Tropical medicine -- West Indies -- Early works to 1800 ;  Medicine -- West Indies -- Early works to 1800 ;  Slaves -- Health and hygiene -- West Indies -- Early works to 1800 ;  Slaves -- Medical care -- West Indies -- Early works to 1800

Category
Tropical Disease

Public Health, 1700-1799

Colonialism and International Medicine

Note
Ascribed to James Grainger in Halkett and Laing and the British Museum Catalogue.


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