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Title
Letters from Dr. Withering, of Birmingham, Dr. Ewart, of Bath, Dr. Thornton, of London, and Dr. Biggs, late of the Isle of Santa Cruz :  together with some other papers, supplementary to two publications on asthma, consumption, fever, and other diseases   / by Thomas Beddoes, M.D.
Name/Creator
Beddoes, Thomas, 1760-1808, creator
Biggs, Benjamin.
Ewart, John.
Lavoisier, Antoine Laurent, 1743-1794
Thornton, Robert John, 1768?-1837
Withering, William, 1741-1799
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1199021 
Location
Countway Medicine

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Place of Origin
Bristol
Publisher
Printed by Bulgin and Rosser, Broad-Street : Sold by J. Johnson, no. 72, St. Paul's Church-yard ; and H. Murray, no. 32, Fleet-Street, London ; also by Bulgin and Sheppard, J. Norton, J. Cottle, W. Browne, and T. Mills, Bristol
Language
English
Description
[1], 5, [1], 48 p. ; 21 cm. (8vo)
Form/Genre
text

print
Classification
W6 P3 v.1179 no.6
Subject
Asthma ;  Tuberculosis ;  Fever ;  Gases -- Therapeutic use ;  Physicians -- Correspondence

Category
Medical Education and Practice

Tuberculosis in Europe and North America, 1800-1922

Note
Letters dated 1793 to 1794.

Observations on the alteration produced in the air of places where a great number of persons are assembled. By Mr. Lavoisier: p. 1-10. Originally published in Histoire de la Société royale de médicine.


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