An essay on the prevailing, or yellow-fever, of 1817

together with preliminary observations, and an enquiry into the causes which produced it : also, a brief view of the effect of certain poisons on the animal economy, compared with those of the specific gaseous poison of the yellow-fever
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Printed by A.E. Miller , Charleston [S.C.]
Yellow fever, Yellow fever -- South Carolina -- Charl
Statementby J.L.E.W. Shecut
SeriesEarly American imprints -- no. 42106
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Pagination34 p.
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An essay on the prevailing, or yellow-fever, of together with preliminary observations, and an enquiry into the causes which produced it: also, a brief view of the effect of certain poisons on the animal economy, compared with those of the specific gaseous poison of the yellow-fever.

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An essay on the prevailing, or yellow-fever, of together with preliminary observations, and an enquiry into the causes which produced it: also, a brief view of the effect of certain poisons on the animal economy, compared with those of the specific gaseous poison of the yellow-fever / by: Shecut, John L.

"An essay on the prevailing, or yellow fever of ," "An essay on contagions & infections," and "An inquiry into the properties and powers of the electric fluid" have divisional title pages; pagination and register are continuous Topics: Yellow Fever, Disease Outbreaks, Electric Stimulation Therapy.

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[John L E W Shecut]. Author(s): Shecut,John L E W(John Linnaeus Edward Whitridge),; Miller,Archibald Edward,; Ducachet,Henry William, Title(s): An essay on the prevailing, or yellow-fever, of together with preliminary observations, and an enquiry into the causes which produced it: also, a brief view of the effect of certain poisons on the animal economy.

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