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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
Theou eudokountos, the great preserver of mankind, which is alexicacus spirit of salt of the world :  now philosophically prepared and purged from all hurtful or corroding qualities, far beyond any thing yet known to the world, being both safe and pleasant for the use of all men, women and children   / by Emanuel Rhodocanaces, Grecian of the isle of Chios, operator under John Knight esq; principal chyrurgeon to His Majesty, by whose care and inspection the best spirit of salt is prepared, the vertues whereof are as followeth.
Name/Creator
Rhodokanakēs, Kōnstantinos, 1635-1689, creator
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:FHCL.HOUGH:1267666 
Location
Master Microforms

Networked Resource

Houghton
Place of Origin
[London
Publisher
s.n.
Language
English
Description
1 broadside ; 45 x 32 cm.
Form/Genre
text

print
Subject
Materia medica -- Early works to 1800 ;  Advertising -- Health products -- England -- Early works to 1800 ;  EnglandLondon

Category
Broadsides

Humoral Theory

Medical Education and Practice

Note
Royal arms (another cut of Steele 68, without initials) at head.

An advertisement.

First published by Kōnstantinos Rhodokanakēs in 1662 with title: Alexicacus spirit of salt of the world ...


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