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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
A briefe and necessarie treatise, touching the cure of the disease called morbus gallicus, or lues venerea, by vnctions and other approoued waies of curing / nevvlie corrected and augmented by William Clowes of London, maister in chirurgerie.
Briefe and necessarie treatise, touching the cure of the disease called morbus gallicus, or lues venerea, by unctions and other approved waies of curing
Name/Creator
Clowes, William, approximately 1540-1604, creator
Power, D'Arcy, Sir, 1855-1941, former owner.
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectLocation
Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine

Houghton Library

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
At London
Publisher
Printed [by Thomas East] for Thomas Cadman, dvvelling in Paules Churchyard, at the signe of the Bible
Language
English
Language
Latin
Description
[6] p., 64 numb. leaves ; 18 cm. (4to)
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Syphilis -- Early works to 1800 ;  Syphilis -- Treatment -- Early works to 1800

Category
Pestilence

Early Printed Books

Medical Education and Practice

Syphilis, 1494-1923

Note
Errata on p. [6].

Title-page within ornamental border; head and tail pieces; initials; side notes.

Chiefly English; some apothecaries' formulae in Latin.


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