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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 new theory of consumptions :  more especially of a phthisis, or consumption of the lungs : wherein ... enquiry is made concerning the ... cause ... with an account of ... medicines and various methods of cure recommended ... also the possibility of healing ulcers in the lungs ... likewise directions about eating, drinking, sleeping, exercise, and way of living ... proper for consumptive persons   / by Benjamin Marten, M.D.
Name/Creator
Marten, Benjamin., creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1199022 
Location
Countway Medicine

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
London
Publisher
Printed for R. Knaplock, at the Bishop's Head in St. Paul's Church-yard, E. Bell, at the Cross Keys and Bible in Cornhill, J. Hooke, at the Flower de Luce against St. Dunstan's Church in Fleetstreet, and C. King, at the Judge's Head in Westminster-Hall
Language
English
Description
[4], xii, 154, [22] p. ; 21 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Tuberculosis -- Early works to 1800

Category
Tuberculosis in Europe and North America, 1800-1922


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