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Title
The vaccine contest, or, "Mild humanity, reason, religion, and truth, against fierce, unfeeling ferocity, overbearing insolence, mortified pride, false faith, and desperation," :  being an exact outline of the arguments and interesting facts, adduced by the principal combatants on both sides, respecting cow-pox inoculation ; including a late official report on this subject, by the Medical Council of the Royal Jennerian Society : chiefly designed for the use of clergymen, heads of families, guardians, overseers of the poor, and other unprofessional readers who may be concerned for the welfare of mankind   / by William Blair.
Vaccine contest
Mild humanity, reason, religion, and truth, against fierce, unfeeling ferocity, overbearing insolence, mortified pride, false faith, and desperation
Name/Creator
Blair, William, 1766-1822, creator
Boston Medical Library (1805-1826), former owner.
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1074963 
Location
Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
London
Publisher
Printed for J. Murray
Language
English
Description
96 p. ; 22 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Royal Jennerian Society. ;  Vaccination ;  Vaccination -- Great Britain -- History -- 1789-1820

Category
Inoculation

Vaccination

Public Health, 1800-1899


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