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334 p. 23 cm
Topic: Physiognomy
Topics: Bethlem Royal Hospital (London, England), Mental illness, genealogy
Includes bibliographical references and index
Topic: Occultism
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by Higgins, Chas. M.(Charles Michael),b. 1854; Anti-Vaccination League of America
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Topic: Vaccination
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by Raphael, pseud., 1795-1832; Anglicus, Merlinus, junior, Gent
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The so-called 6th ed. of this title, published earlier in 1825, is in fact a reissue with t.p. added of unsold copies of 'The straggling astrologer', a weekly periodical published by Wright 3 June-30 Oct. 1824 with Smith as editor from late July (see Periodl. Suppl.)
Topics: Astrology, Occultism
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326 p., [2] leaves of plates : 23 cm
Topics: Vaccination, Medicine
Cover title: Hypnotism
Topic: Hypnotism
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by Avicenna, 980-1037.
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volume 1 Romae In Typographia Medicea 1593 1v. in 2. ; 35 cm. His canon of medicine, followed (with separate half-title and individual paging) by his Kitab al-naja (an abridgment of his philosophical work entitled Kitab al-shifa). Includes the author's Kitāb al-Najāt, an abridgement of his larger work, Kitāb al-Shifā. Title transliterated. Text and title page, except for imprint, are in Arabic.
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Topic: Manuscripts
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by Lilienthal, Samuel, 1815-1891
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835 p
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Topic: Homeopathy
Topics: Ghosts, Optical illusions
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by De Becker, J. E.(Joseph Ernest),1863-1929; English student of sociology
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Spine title and colophon in Japanese
Topics: Prostitution, Geishas
120 p. illus. 20cm. "Miscellaneous sketches. By Nellie Bly. Trying to be a servant": p. [99]-109; "Nellie Bly as a white slave": p. [110]-120.
Topics: Insane--Commitment and detention, Lunatic Asylum (Roosevelt Island, N.Y.)
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Originally published in 1877 under the title: Plain facts about sexual life
Topics: Marriage, Masturbation, Reproduction, Sex
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by Hervey de Saint-Denys, Léon, marquis d', 1823-1892
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496 p. 23 cm
Topics: Dreams, Psychoanalysis
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by Quadri, Antonio, M.D.
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Pavia, Italy ; 1710. [234] leaves ; 20 cm. Manuscript, written in ink on paper and bound in contemporary cardboard, was purchased by Yale Med from Thiébaud (Paris book dealer) catalog 85 in 1963. A manuscript written in Pavia, Italy consisting of three parts: book one is entitled, In medicinalem Galeni institutionem, teorica dictata ab excessmo D.D. Cassarato; the second part is entitled, Compedivm anatomicvm ab excellentissimo domino doctore Minvtilio neapolitano in reciis ticini scholis;...
Topics: Medicine--Early works to 1800, Anatomy--Early works to 1800, Malpighi, Marcello, 1628-1694.
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Microfilmed for preservation
Topics: Pharmacy, Pharmacy
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by Yingling, William A., 1851-
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Includes bibliographies and index
Topic: Homeopathy
Includes index and publisher's catalog
Topic: Abnormalities
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by Garrison, Fielding H. (Fielding Hudson), 1870-1935
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"Breve resumen de la historia de la medicina en España, por Dr. Garcia del Real": v. 2, p. 405-407
Topic: Medicine
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by Staffe, baronne, d. 1911; Ayer, Harriet Hubbard, 1849-1903
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430 p. 18 cm
Topic: Beauty, Personal
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by Schieferdecker, Chr. Charles
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Topics: Vaccination, Smallpox
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by Sudhoff, Karl,1853-1938; Pagel, J.(Julius),1851-1912.Einführung in die Geschichte der Medizin
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Includes index
Topic: History of Medicine
Includes errata
Topics: Psychiatric hospitals, Insanity
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by American Medical Association; Cramp, Arthur J. (Arthur Joseph), b. 1872; Simmons, George Henry, 1852-1937
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Vols. 2 and 3 edited by Arthur J. Cramp
Topics: Quacks and quackery, Patent medicines, Public health, Nostrums, Drugs, Non-Prescription, Medicine
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by Yale University. School of Medicine
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"Alumni bulletin of the School of Medicine."
Topic: Medicine
On Cover: Defence edition
Topics: Obstetrics, Pregnancy, Infants, Health and hygiene, Infants, care
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by Reichelt, Hans,1877-1939
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"Abbreviations": p. [xii]-xiii
Topic: Avestan language
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by Guglielmo, da Saliceto, ca. 1210-1276 or 7.
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Italy : [s. n.], 1473. [364] leaves ; 30 cm. Leaf [275], at end of Summa , has colophon: Explicit liber quart et ultimus practice phisicalis excellentissimi magistri guilhelmi piacentini 1473. Manuscript, ink on paper in an Italian hand, donated to Yale Medical by David Wheatland on 18 April 1987; it is bound in original oak and pigskin boards.
Topics: Manuscripts, Medicine, Medieval, Surgery, Medieval
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by Garrison, Fielding H. (Fielding Hudson), 1870-1935
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"Breve resumen de la historia de la medicina en España, por Dr. Garcia del Real": v. 2, p. 405-407
Topic: Medicine
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Includes bibliographies
Topics: Contents v. 1-2 Die Pest, -v.3 Die Cholera, Epidemics, Plague, Cholera
Spine-title: Jahr's forty years practice
Topics: History of Medicine, Homeopathy
Topic: Hypnotism
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by Yale Medical Library. Historical Library
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The Harvey Cushing collection of books and manuscripts / Yale University. Historical Library. New York : Schuman's, 1943.
Topics: Medicine--Bibliography, Medicine--History
Lombardy, Italy ; about 1400. [87] leaves : ill. ; 28 cm. Manuscript written in red and black ink on vellum, with numerous hand-colored drawings of plants and animals. "Herbarium Apulei": leaves 6-49. "Liber medicinae ex herbis feminis numero LXXI" / Dioscorides : leaves 63-86r
Topics: Herbals, Botany, Medical, Botany, Medieval, Zoology, Medieval
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"Literaturverzeichniss": p. [469]-474
Topic: History of Medicine
Pages 1-16 omitted in numbering
Topic: Medicine
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by Burnett, J. Compton (James Compton), 1840-1901?
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1st ed. has title: Diseases of the skin from the organismic standpoint
Includes index
Topics: Surgical instruments and apparatus, Orthopedic apparatus, Trusses (Surgery)
xii, 380 p. 23 cm
Topic: Hypnotism
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by Constantine, the African
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Translation of Ibn al-Jazzār of Qayrawān, Zād al-musāfir wa-qūt ÍāÌir Written in southern Italy. Bound in original vellum over heavy oak boards.  Front flyleaf from a missal, back flyleaf from a medical text. Bibliography:  Listed in Cushing Collection of Books and Manuscripts (1943), p. 4 (Manuscript no. 19); Faye and Bond (1962), p. 56
Topics: Medicine, Medieval
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by Simon, Genuensis, 1270-1303.
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Padua : Petrus Maufer, 20 April 1474 . [162] leaves ; 33 cm. References: Hain-Reichling 14748 Klebs 920.3
Topics: Hygiene--Early works to 1800, Medicine, Medieval
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by Scherer, Alexander Nicholas, 1771-1824; Scherer, Alexander Nicholas, 1771-1824. Literatura pharmacopoearum. 1822
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Each volume has individual added title page, with variant dates and edition statements, and includes an index
Topics: Pharmacopoeias, Pharmacy, Materia medica
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by Allen, H. C. (Henry C.), 1836-1909
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342 p
Topic: Malaria
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by Philalethes, Eirenaeus; Anthony, Francis,1550-1623; Starkey, George,1627-1665; Ripley, George,d. 1490?
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"The hermetic tracts comprised in this volume are printed from a quarto manuscript (itself a transcript from an older but now untraceable work) belonging to the celebrated collection of the late Mr. Frederick Hockley."
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Topic: Alchemy
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by Yale University. School of Medicine; Yale College (1718-1887) Medical Institution
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The Medical Institution of Yale College required a thesis in order to graduate
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by Ibn Māsawayh, Yūḥannā, d. 857 or 8.
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Northern Italy, 8 April and 3 July 1448. [294] leaves ; 22 cm. Written in Latin on vellum, with decorative initials, red and blue lettering, and several small portraits. "It contains ten interesting illuminated initials. It lacks four leaves.": letter from Wilfrid M. Voynich, dealer from whom Dr. Cushing purchased the manuscript in 1930. De Ricci, S. Census of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts, 1935, page 952, 3 The Harvey Cushing Collection of Books and Manuscripts, 1943,...
Topics: Medicine--Manuscripts, Medicine, Medieval, Medicine, Arab
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by Fischer, I. (Isidor), 1868-1943
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x, 523 p. 25cm
Topic: Obstetrics
Detached from Mitteilungen aus dem kaiserlichen Gesundheitsamte, Bd. 2, 1884. Gedruckt bei L. Schumacher in Berlin. Includes bibliographical references.
Topics: Diphtheria, Bacteriology, Pathogenic microorganisms
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by Yale University. School of Medicine; Yale College (1718-1887) Medical Institution
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The Medical Institution of Yale College required a thesis in order to graduate
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by Yale University. School of Medicine; Yale College (1718-1887) Medical Institution
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The Medical Institution of Yale College required a thesis in order to graduate
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by Raue, C. G. (Charles Godlove), 1820-1896
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xxiv, 644 p
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Topic: Homeopathy
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by Clymer, R. Swinburne (Reuben Swinburne), 1878-1966.
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Terre Haute, Ind. : Press of G. H. Hebb, 1904. 92, [1] p.,1 folded leaf : ill., port. ; 20 cm. Yale Medical Historical volume copy 2 the gift of William H. Helfand, 2013. Stamped on original paper cover: "From the Connecticut Anti-Compulsory Vaccination League (Waterbury, Conn.)."
Topic: Vaccination.
Venice : Bonetus Locatellus, for Octavianus Scotus, 22 November 1498. 142 leaves ; 32 cm. References: Hain-Copinger 14489 Klebs 885.3 Proctor 5094
Topics: Medicine--Early works to 1800, Medicine--Practice, Mineral waters.
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by Ibn Māsawayh, Yūḥannā,d. 857 or 8; Pedemontanus, Francescus.Complementum practicae; Nicolaus,Salernitanus,12th cent.Antidotarium, quid pro quo, synonyma; Abū al-Qāsim Khalaf ibn ʻAbbās al-Zahrāwī,d. 1013?.Liber servitoris; Simon,Genuensis
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Complementum practicae / Franciscus Pedemontanus.-- Antidotarium, quid pro quo, synonyma / Nicolaus Salernitanus.-- Liber servitoris / Abulcasis
Topics: Medicine, Arab, Medicine
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by Sidrac, 13th cent.
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Paris : Antoine Vérard, [ 1496 ]? [186] leaves : ill. ; 28 cm. References: Copinger 3029 (dated 1499) Klebs 944.2
Topics: Encyclopedias and dictionaries--Early works to 1600, Science, Medieval, Medicine, Medieval
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by Hering, Constantine, 1800-1880
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List of remedies: p. xi-xv
Topic: Homeopathy
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by Valesco, de Tarenta, fl. 1382-1418.
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Lyons : Johannes Clein, 14 November "1401" [i. e. 1501 ?]. [14], CCCLX leaves : ill. ; 26 cm. Contemporary German binding. Described by Scott Husby, 2010. Leaves [5] and [6] unfold to a plate 47 x 32 cm.: two anatomical woodcuts with explanatory text. First leaf printed in red, leaf [14] a genuine blank.
Topics: Human anatomy--Early works to 1800., Medicine, Medieval.
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by 880-01Idrīsī,ca. 1100-1166; Digby, Kenelm,Sir,1603-1665
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Some copies have title in Arabic and Latin: ... De geographia universali ... Hortus cultissimus ..
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Topic: Arabic language
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by Guainerio, Antonio, d. 1440.
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Venice : Johannes Hamman, for Antonius Moretus, 27 May 1500 . 146 leaves ; 28 cm. References: Hain-Copinger-Reichling 8100 Klebs 480.7 Proctor 5204
Topics: Medicine--Early works to 1800, Medicine--Practice
[Upper Danube Valley? ; ca. 1291-1330]. [176] leaves : ill. ; 26 cm. Written on vellum, in several hands; with original pigskin binding, decorative red and blue initials, and several hand drawn star maps. For list of contents see De Ricci, as noted below, and description from E. P. Goldschmidt & Co., dealer from whom Dr. Cushing purchased the manuscript in 1935. De Ricci, S. Census of Medieval and Renaissance Manuscripts; Errata and Addenda, 1937, pages 2298-2299, 11. The Harvey Cushing...
Topics: Psychology--Early works to 1850, Astronomy--Early works to 1800, Medicine, Medieval
23 Ramaḍān, 1021 H [17 November, 1612] 23 رمضان، 1021 ھ [17 تشرين الثاني/نوفمبر، 1612] 1 volume ([250] leaves) ; 30 cm Incipit: "Bismillāh al-Raḥmān al-Raḥīm wa-bi-hi thiqatī. al-Ḥamdu lillāh Rabb al-ʻĀlamīn ḥamda al-shākirīn wa-al-ṣalāh wa-al-salām ʻalá al-Nabī al-Muṣṭafá Muḥammad wa-ālihi al-ṭāhirīn. al-Kitāb al-awwal yashtamilu ʻalá maʻrifat ḥadd al-ṭibb wa-maʻrifat juzʼayhi al-ʻilmī...
Topics: Manuscripts, Maghribī, Abū Saʻīd ibn Ibrāhīm, active 12th century., مغربي،...
Pages 8-16 omitted in numbering
Topic: Medicine
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Includes index
Topics: Surgical instruments and apparatus, Hospitals
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by Avicenna,980-1037; Gherardo,da Sabbioneta,13th cent; Avicenna,980-1037.De viribus cordis.1490; Rochabonella, Petrus; Mutius, Prosdocimus; Arnaldus,de Villanova,d. 1311
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Petrus Rochabonella, ed.; Prosdocimus Mutius, corr
Topics: Medicine, Medieval, Medicine, Arab, Materia medica, Heart
8, 33-927 p. ; 24 cm
Topic: Medicine
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by Benzi, Ugo,1376-1439; Desparts, Jacques,ca. 1380-1458
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Half title, printed in red, reads: Ugonis Senes̄is super quarta fen primi Avi. preclara expositio: cu ̄annotatoīb ́Jacobi de Partib.́
Topics: Avicenna, 980-1037, Medicine, Medieval, Medicine, Arab
"Bibliography of the principal authorities consulted": p. [469]-483
Topic: Scatology
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467 p. 23 cm
Topic: Women
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by Puschmann, Th.(Theodor),1844-1899
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Folded plan tipped in at back
Topic: History of Medicine
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Northern Italy ; early 13th Century. [308] leaves ; 28 cm. Manuscript written in ink on vellum, with some red and blue lettering; material in lower margins added late 13th Century. Hippocrates. Aphorismi, with commentary of Galen (leaves 1-83). -Galen. Tegni, with commentary of Haly Abbas (leaves 83v-193). -Hippocrates. Prognostica, with commentary of Galen (leaves 194-253). -Hippocrates. De regimine acutorum I-III, with commentary of Galen (leaves 253v-308). Faye, C. and Bond, W. Supplement to...
Topics: Manuscripts, Medicine, Greek and Roman, Manuscripts, Latin
London, G. Redway, 1884. 2 p. l., 114 p. 16 cm. Redway's shilling series
Topic: Medicine
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"John Filmer, engraver and printer"--T.p. verso
Topics: Optical illusions, Visual perception, Color vision, Retina, Ghosts
Includes bibliographical references and index
Topic: Clothing and dress
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by Hirst, Barton Cooke, 1861-1935
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Includes index
Topic: Obstetrics
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Reprinted from Revista clinica, 1869
Topic: Pellagra