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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 and complete American medical family herbal :  wherein is displayed the true properties and medical virtues of the plants indigenous to the United States of America, together with Lewis' secret remedy, newly discovered, which has been found infallible in the cure of that dreadful disease hydrophobia, produced by the bite of a mad dog : being the result of more than thirty years experienced practice by the author ... and his travels through the Southern states, whilst making botanic discoveries on the real medical virtues of our indigenous plants   / by Samuel Henry.
Medical herbal
Name/Creator
Henry, Samuel., creator
Henry, Samuel, printer.
HOLLIS IDDigital ObjectLocation
Botany Gray Herbarium

Networked Resource

Countway Medicine
Place of Origin
New-York
Publisher
Samuel Henry
Language
English
Description
393 p. : ill. ; 25 cm.
Form/Genre
text

Popular Works.

print
Classification
RS164 .H43

WZ 270 H524n 1814

Film 59-45 no. 2

Film 633 reel 49 no. 902
Subject
Rabies -- therapy ;  Phytotherapy ;  Plants, Medicinal ;  Botany, Medical ;  Materia medica, Vegetable ;  Medicine, Popular

Category
Images in Books

Domestic Medicine

Note
"With an appendix of many choice medical secrets never made known to the world before."

List of subscribers: p. [391]-393.

Includes index.


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