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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
[Pestblatt]
HOLLIS IDDigital Object
[Provides access to page images of entire work]  http://nrs.harvard.edu/urn-3:HMS.COUNT:1155331 
Location
Countway Medicine

Networked Resource
Place of Origin
[Augsburg
Publisher
s.n.
Language
gmh
Description
1 sheet ([1] p.) : ill. ; 41 x 25 cm.
Form/Genre
text

Broadsides (Printing)-Germany-Augsburg-15th century.

Woodcuts-Germany-Augsburg-15th century.

print
Classification
RC171 .P33 1473
Subject
Rochus , Saint , ca. 1350-ca. 1380 -- Prayers and devotions ;  Plague -- Early works to 1800 -- Pictorial works ;  Sebastian , Saint -- Prayers and devotions ;  GermanyAugsburg

Category
Pestilence

Broadsides

Early Printed Books

Plague

Note
Title and imprint from Goff.

Illustration shows the patron saints of the plague, Sebastian and Rochus, kneeling before God the Father; next to Rochus is an angel, and at the feet of the saints are three plague-stricken mortals.

Text in two columns, prayer to St. Sebastian at left (text beginning: O du salig[er] Sebastia[n]) and prayer to St. Rochus at right (text beginning: O du hailig[er] beichtig[er] Rochi).
Other Title

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Title
O du saliger Sebastian

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Title
O du hailiger beichtiger Rochi


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