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The Resource [Treatise on fevers., (Manuscript)

[Treatise on fevers., (Manuscript)

Label
[Treatise on fevers., 1855 or 56?-1858?
Title
[Treatise on fevers.
Inclusive dates
1855 or 56?-1858?
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Incomplete draft of an unpublished work on fevers in general, including chapters on acclimatization, temperament, treatment, malaria, periodicity, and idiopathic fever.
Cataloging source
PPC
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1795-1872
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La Roche, R.
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1793-1873
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Merrill, Ayres Phillips
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  • Fever
  • Manuscripts
Summary expansion
Lengthy sections on yellow fever (box 1 and 2) are in part taken from his Treatise on yellow fever (1855); some are altered and expanded. Mentioned in F.P. Henry, Standard history, (p. 209); also in correspondence (1857-8) of Ayres P. Merrill, Nashville, Tenn., photocopies attached (originals in LaRoche Papers, American Philosophical Society). Box 3 contains material on paludal, periodic, malarial, intermittent and remittent fevers, treated in same fashion as yellow fever; also several incomplete sections; fugitives, miscellany, footnotes, and 3 drafts of a bibliography for the projected treatise
Label
[Treatise on fevers., (Manuscript)
Instantiates
Control code
000125337
Extent
3
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 125337
  • 125528
  • ocm20066194
Type of unit
boxes.
Label
[Treatise on fevers., (Manuscript)
Control code
000125337
Extent
3
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 125337
  • 125528
  • ocm20066194
Type of unit
boxes.

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