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A Succinct Account of the Plague at Marseilles

Its Symptoms and the Methods and Medicines Used for Curing It

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Published: 1721
Language: English
Wordcount: 7,467 / 29 pg
Flesch-Kincaid Reading Ease: -40.5
LoC Category: RA
Downloads: 371
Added to site: 2010.03.08 26908
Genre: Health

Having finish'd the preceding Relation the Tenth of November, and applying to the Magistrates to procure Writers to copy a sufficient Number, to satisfie the Desires of all the Persons who have done us the Honour to consult us on this Subject, those Gentlemen replied, that by reason they could not get Transcribers enow, they would willingly take upon themselves the Care of having it printed; so that we have accepted their Offer, being persuaded that it is the shortest and most commodious Expedient to answer to all the Consultations that we receive from all Quarters on this Subject; but having reflected that this same Relation would be of no Use but to Persons of the Faculty who are instructed and experienced in the Knowledge and Cure of Diseases, we have thought proper to add here an Abstract of the different Methods which we have made use of in treating the different Kinds of diseased Persons contained in the five Classes mentioned above; presuming that they may be of Service to the young Phys



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