The Resource Hints designed to promote beneficence, temperance, and medical science : originally published in 1801 ; and now re-published with memoirs of the author ; brief notices of many of his friends

Hints designed to promote beneficence, temperance, and medical science : originally published in 1801 ; and now re-published with memoirs of the author ; brief notices of many of his friends

Label
Hints designed to promote beneficence, temperance, and medical science : originally published in 1801 ; and now re-published with memoirs of the author ; brief notices of many of his friends
Title
Hints designed to promote beneficence, temperance, and medical science
Title remainder
originally published in 1801 ; and now re-published with memoirs of the author ; brief notices of many of his friends
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NLM
Citation location within source
  • p. 24
  • 2nd ser., v. IX, p. 474
Citation source
  • Phila. Almshouse Cat. (1824)
  • SGC
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1744-1815
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Lettsom, John Coakley
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
NLM call number
WZ 290
NLM item number
L651h 1816
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Charities
  • Temperance
  • Medicine
  • Poverty
Label
Hints designed to promote beneficence, temperance, and medical science : originally published in 1801 ; and now re-published with memoirs of the author ; brief notices of many of his friends
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"A collection of reprints mainly of ʻHints ̕on various subjects issued during the 1790s in limited eds. for circulation among Lettsom's friends but including in vol. iii ʻObservations on the cow-pock'. According to J.J. Abraham (ʻLettsom', p. 384, 1933) this complete edition was not published until 1802. Vol. i has an additional preface to the original ʻsmall edition' (presumably that of 1797 ; see Surgeon Gen. Cat., ser. I, vol. viii, p. 72)" -- Wellcome cat. of printed books, v. III, p. 505
Control code
000110678
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
3 v.(v.1 : vi, 350 p., [16] leaves of plates ; v.2 : vi, 316 p., [10] leaves of plates ; v.3 : vi, 340 p., [11] leaves of plates)
Other physical details
ill., plans, ports.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 110678
  • 110835
Label
Hints designed to promote beneficence, temperance, and medical science : originally published in 1801 ; and now re-published with memoirs of the author ; brief notices of many of his friends
Publication
Note
"A collection of reprints mainly of ʻHints ̕on various subjects issued during the 1790s in limited eds. for circulation among Lettsom's friends but including in vol. iii ʻObservations on the cow-pock'. According to J.J. Abraham (ʻLettsom', p. 384, 1933) this complete edition was not published until 1802. Vol. i has an additional preface to the original ʻsmall edition' (presumably that of 1797 ; see Surgeon Gen. Cat., ser. I, vol. viii, p. 72)" -- Wellcome cat. of printed books, v. III, p. 505
Control code
000110678
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
3 v.(v.1 : vi, 350 p., [16] leaves of plates ; v.2 : vi, 316 p., [10] leaves of plates ; v.3 : vi, 340 p., [11] leaves of plates)
Other physical details
ill., plans, ports.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 110678
  • 110835

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