Item #55440 An oration, delivered before the Philadelphia Medical Society, on the 22nd of February, 1820 ... Published at the request of the Society. Samuel Jackson, M. D.

An oration, delivered before the Philadelphia Medical Society, on the 22nd of February, 1820 ... Published at the request of the Society

Philadelphia: published by M. Carey and Son, 1820. First edition, 8vo, pp. 38; removed from binding, wrappers wanting; the whole rather browned, waterstain at the top of the title page; all else very good. Jackson was president of the Philadelphia Board of Health. He believed that Yellow Fever was associated with putrescent animal matter. Austin 1042: "An attempt to trace the causes of the slow progress of medical science." American Imprints 1776; Cordasco 20-0331. Item #55440

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