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Medical Inquiries and Observations

By Benjamin Rush
Format
Book
Published
Philadelphia : Printed by Thomas Dobson, at the Stone-house, no. 41, South second-street, 1794-98.
Language
English
Contents
  • V. 1. Medical inquiries and observations, 2d American ed., 1794.
  • v. 2. Medical inquiries and observations, 1793.
  • [v. 3] An account of the bilious remitting yellow fever, as it appeared in the city of Philadelphia, in the year 1793. 2d ed., 1794.
  • v. 4. Medical inquiries and observations: containing an account of the bilious remitting and intermitting yellow fever, as it appeared in Philadelphia in the year 1794. Together with an inquiry into the proximate cause of fever; and a defence of blood-letting as a remedy for certain diseases, 1796.
  • v. 5. Medical inquiries and observations: containing an account of the yellow fever, as it appeared in Philadelphia in 1797, and observations upon the nature and cure of the gout, and hydrophobia, 1798.
Description
5 v. 21 cm.
Notes
  • Imprint varies : v. 5 : Philadelphia : Printed by Budd and Bartram, for Thomas Dobson, at the Stone house, no. 41, South second street.
  • Generally regarded as the first complete edition of the author's medical works. cf. H.G. Good, Benjamin Rush and his services to American education; Evans, Amer. bibl.
Local Notes
HEALTH SCIENCES: Vol. 4, copy 1, and vol. 5: From the Walter Reed Yellow Fever Collection, compiled by Philip S. Hench and donated by his widow, Mary Kahler Hench; remainder of set, gift of Alderman Library, University of Virginia.
HEALTH SCIENCES: Vol. 4, copy 1: signed by Howard A. Kelly.
HEALTH SCIENCES: Library lacks volume three.
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