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The Resource Medical & physical memoirs, : containing, among other subjects, a particular enquiry into the origin and nature of the late pestilential epidemics of the United States ..

Medical & physical memoirs, : containing, among other subjects, a particular enquiry into the origin and nature of the late pestilential epidemics of the United States ..

Label
Medical & physical memoirs, : containing, among other subjects, a particular enquiry into the origin and nature of the late pestilential epidemics of the United States ..
Title
Medical & physical memoirs,
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containing, among other subjects, a particular enquiry into the origin and nature of the late pestilential epidemics of the United States ..
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
NLM
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1772-1853
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Caldwell, Charles
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
NLM call number
WZ 270
NLM item number
C147m 1801
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1772-1853
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Caldwell, Charles
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  • Barton, Benjamin Smith
  • Public Health
  • Yellow Fever
  • Birds
  • Plague
  • Goiter
  • Yellow Fever
Label
Medical & physical memoirs, : containing, among other subjects, a particular enquiry into the origin and nature of the late pestilential epidemics of the United States ..
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • The first eight numbers of the second memoir appeared in 1799 "in one of the public prints of the city." They are now published with corrections and additions. Cf. Pref
  • "An address to the Philadelphia Medical Society, on the analogies between yellow fever and true plague" (p. [301]-348, with special title page) was also issued separately in 1801
  • The author published a different collection under the same title in Lexington, Ky., in 1826-27
Contents
Contents.--I. A physical sketch of the city of Philadelphia.--II. Facts and observations, relative to the origin and nature of the yellow fever, addressed to the citizens of Philadelphia. In ten numbers.--III. On the winter retreat of swallows.--IV. Strictures on "A memoir concerning the disease of goitre, as it prevails in different parts of North America. By Benjamin Smith Barton, M. D.".--An address to the Philadelphia Medical Society on the analogies between yellow fever and true plague
Control code
000085018
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
[16], 348 (i. e. 344) p.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 85018
  • 85064
  • ocm14829744
Label
Medical & physical memoirs, : containing, among other subjects, a particular enquiry into the origin and nature of the late pestilential epidemics of the United States ..
Publication
Note
  • The first eight numbers of the second memoir appeared in 1799 "in one of the public prints of the city." They are now published with corrections and additions. Cf. Pref
  • "An address to the Philadelphia Medical Society, on the analogies between yellow fever and true plague" (p. [301]-348, with special title page) was also issued separately in 1801
  • The author published a different collection under the same title in Lexington, Ky., in 1826-27
Contents
Contents.--I. A physical sketch of the city of Philadelphia.--II. Facts and observations, relative to the origin and nature of the yellow fever, addressed to the citizens of Philadelphia. In ten numbers.--III. On the winter retreat of swallows.--IV. Strictures on "A memoir concerning the disease of goitre, as it prevails in different parts of North America. By Benjamin Smith Barton, M. D.".--An address to the Philadelphia Medical Society on the analogies between yellow fever and true plague
Control code
000085018
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
[16], 348 (i. e. 344) p.
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 85018
  • 85064
  • ocm14829744

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