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The Great Plague of London, 1665

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Title
Narratives of two families exposed to the great plague of London, A.D. 1665 :  with conversations on religious preparation for pestilence   / republished, with notes and observations, by John Scott.
Name/Creator
Scott, John, 1777-1834
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1172090 
Location
Countway Medicine

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
New-York
Publisher
Published by Swords, Stanford, and Co.
Language
English
Description
xi, [13]-179 p. ; 15 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Plague -- England -- London

Category
Domestic Medicine

Plague

The Great Plague of London, 1665

Note
An abridged edition, with Scott's commentary, of Daniel Defoe's Due preparations for the plague, as well for soul as body. Defoe's work was originally published in London in 1722.
Other Title
  Due preparations for the plague, as well for soul as body
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