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Title
An essay on the disorders of people of fashion :  and A treatise on the diseases incident to literary and sedentary persons   / by S.A. Tissot, M.D. ; translated from the last French edition, with notes, by a physician.
Treatise on the diseases incident to literary and sedentary persons
Essai sur les maladies des gens du monde. English
Name/Creator
Tissot, S. A. D. (Samuel Auguste David), 1728-1797, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1265695 
Location
Countway Medicine

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
Edinburgh
Publisher
Printed by A. Donaldson, and sold at his shop, corner of Arundel-Street, Strand, London, and at Edinburgh
Language
English
Description
xii, 124, viii, 135, [1] p. ; 18 cm (12mo)
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Upper class -- Diseases -- Early works to 1800 ;  Leisure class -- Diseases -- Early works to 1800 ;  Litterateurs -- Diseases -- Early works to 1800 ;  Mental health -- Early works to 1800 ;  Occupational diseases -- Early works to 1800

Category
Public Health, 1700-1799

Note
A translation by James Kirkpatrick of Essai sur les maladies des gens du monde, first published 1770, and De valetudine litteratorum, published in 1766 and translated by Tissot as De la santé des gens de lettres in 1768.

Each essay has its own separate t.p. and pagination.
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Title
De valetudine litteratorum. English / by S.A. Tissot, M.D. ; translated from the last French edition, with notes, by a physician.
Name/Creator
Tissot, S. A. D. (Samuel Auguste David),, 1728-1797


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