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The Uncertainty of the Signs of Death [electronic resource]: And the Danger of Precipitate Interments and Dissections, Demonstrated, I. From the Known Laws of the Animal Oeconomy. II. From the Structure of the Parts of the Human Body. And, III. From a Great Variety of Amusing and Well-Attested Instances of Persons Who Have Return'd to Life in Their Coffins, in Their Graves, Under the Hands of the Surgeons, and After They Had Remain'd Apparently Dead for a Considerable Time in the Water. With Proper Directions, Both for Preventing Such Accidents, and Repairing the Misfortunes Brought Upon the Constitution by Them. To the Whole Is Added, a Curious and Entertaining Account of the Funeral Solemnities of Many Ancient and Modern Nations, Exhibiting the Precautions They Made Use of to Ascertain the Certainty of Death. Illustrated With Copper Plates

Winslow, Jacques-Bénigne
Format
EBook; Book; Online
Published
London : printed for M. Cooper, at the Globe in Pater-Noster-Row, MDCCXLVI. [1746]
Language
English
Uniform Title
Dissertation Sur L'incertitude des Signes de la Mort English
Description
[8], 219, [1] p., plates ; 12⁰.
Notes
  • A translation by J.J. Bruhier d'Ablaincourt of 'Dissertation sur l'incertitude des signes de la mort' by J.B. Winslow.
  • Reproduction of original from British Library.
Reproduction Notes
Electronic reproduction. Farmington Hills, Mich. : Cengage Gale, 2009. Available via the World Wide Web. Access limited by licensing agreements. Eighteenth century collections online s2009 miunns
Other Forms
Also available in microfilm (click link to determine reel #).
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English Short Title Catalog, T139496.
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