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Cholera Epidemics in the 19th Century

The Great Plague of London, 1665

The Boston Smallpox Epidemic, 1721

“Pestilence” and the Printed Books of the Late 15th Century

Spanish Influenza in North America, 1918–1919

Syphilis, 1494–1923

Tropical Diseases and the Construction of the Panama Canal, 1904–1914

Tuberculosis in Europe and North America, 1800–1922

The Yellow Fever Epidemic in Philadelphia, 1793

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Title
Phthisiologia, or, a treatise of consumptions :  wherein the difference, nature, causes, signs, and cure of all sorts of consumptions are explained : containing three books ... illustrated by particular cases, and observations added to every book : with a compleat table of the most remarkable things   / by Richard Morton, M.D. ; translated from the original.
Phthisiologia
Treatise of consumptions
Phthisiologia. English
Name/Creator
Morton, Richard, 1637-1698, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1199020 
Location
Countway Medicine

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
London
Publisher
Printed for W. and J. Innys
Language
English
Description
[8], 360, [16] p., [1] leaf of plates : port. ; 20 cm. (8vo)
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Tuberculosis -- Early works to 1800

Category
Medical Education and Practice

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Tuberculosis in Europe and North America, 1800-1922

Note
(from t.p.) I. Of original consumptions from the whole habit of the body -- II. Of an original consumption of the lungs -- III. Of symptomatical consumptions, or such as are the effects of some other distempers.

Head and tail pieces; initials; side notes.


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