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The Yellow Fever Epidemic in Philadelphia, 1793

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Title
Select pamphlets respecting the yellow fever
Name/Creator
Carey, Mathew, 1760-1839, compiler.
Devèze, Jean, 1753-1829
Currie, William, 1754-1828
Folwell, Richard, 1768?-1814
Condie, Thomas, 1775?-1814
HOLLIS IDLocation
Countway Medicine
Place of Origin
Philadelphia
Publisher
Published by Mathew Carey
Language
English
Description
5 pamphlets in 1 v. ; 21 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Classification
RC211.P5 S48

WZ 270 S4643 1799

Film 00568 no. 1

Film 633 reel 86 no. 1728
Subject
Philadelphia -- epidemiology ;  Yellow Fever ;  Pennsylvania ;  Yellow fever -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia ;  Epidemics -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia

Category
The Yellow Fever Epidemic in Philadelphia, 1793

Yellow Fever

Concepts of Contagion and Epidemics

Note
(from t.p.) A short account of the malignant fever lately prevalent in Philadelphia ... / by Mathew Carey -- An enquiry into, and observations upon the causes and effects of the epidemic disease, which raged in Philadelphia ... / by Jean Deveze -- A treatise of the synochus icteroides, or yellow fever, as it appeared in the city of Philadelphia ... / by William Currie -- A short history of the yellow fever that broke out in the city of Philadelphia ... / by Richard Folwell -- History of the pestilence commonly called the yellow fever, which almost desolated Philadelphia ... / by Thomas Condie and Richard Folwell.

Reissue, with collective title page, of pamphlets first published separately. Each pamphlet has special title page and separate paging.


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