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Title
Illustrations of the atmospherical origin of epidemic diseases :  and of its relation to their predisponent constitutional causes, exemplified by historical notices and cases, and on the twofold means of prevention, mitigation, and cure, and of the powerful influence of change of air, as a principal remedy, to which are appended popular rules for the maintenance of health   / by T. Forster.
Name/Creator
Forster, T. (Thomas), 1789-1860, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1130492 
Location
Networked Resource

Countway Medicine
Place of Origin
Chelmsford
Place of Origin
London
Publisher
Meggy & Chalk
Publisher
T. & G. Underwood
Publisher
Treuttel & Wurtz
Language
English
Description
viii, [4], 216 p. ; 24 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Classification
WAA F734i 1829
Subject
Epidemics ;  Air ;  Diseases -- Causes and theories of causation

Category
Concepts of Contagion and Epidemics

Humoral Theory

Medical Education and Practice

Medical Geography

Public Health, 1800-1899

Note
First edition published under title: Illustrations of the atmospherical origin of epidemic disorders of health.
Other Title
  Illustrations of the atmospherical origin of epidemic disorders of health
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