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Title
Medela pestilentiae :  wherein is contained several theological queries concerning the plague, with approved antidotes, signes, and symptoms : also, an exact method for curing that epidemical distemper : humbly presented to the Right Honourable, and Right Worshipful, the lord mayor and sheriffs of the city of London  
Medela pestilentiae, or, Rules for the prevention, and cure of the plague
Rules for the prevention, and cure of the plague
Name/Creator
Kephale, Richard., creator
Speed, Samuel, d. 1681, bookseller.
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL.HOUGH:1255025 
Location
Houghton

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
London
Publisher
Printed by J.C. for Samuel Speed, and are to be sold at his shop, at the Rain-bow, near the Temple, in Fleet-Street
Language
English
Description
[8], 87, [1] p. ; 20 cm (4to)
Form/Genre
text

print
Classification
WZ 250 K383m 1665
Subject
Diseases -- Religious aspects -- Christianity -- Early works to 1800 ;  Plague -- Early works to 1800 ;  Plague -- Prevention -- Early works to 1800 ;  EnglandLondon

Category
Plague

The Great Plague of London, 1665

Note
Epistle dedicatory (p. [5]-[7] (1st group)) signed by Richard Kephale.

"To [t]he Right Honourable Sir John Lawrence, Knight, Lord Mayor of this Honourable City of London; and the Right Worshipful Sir George Waterman, and Sir Charles Doe, Knights, and Sheriffs thereof"--p. [5] (2nd group).

"The Contents of the Theological Queries": p. [2] (1st group), facing t.p.


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