Item #68096 AN INQUIRY INTO THE CAUSES AND EFFECTS OF THE VARIOLAE VACCINAE, A DISEASE DISCOVERED IN SOME OF THE WESTERN COUNTIES OF ENGLAND, PARTICULARLY GLOUCESTERSHIRE, AND KNOWN BY THE NAME OF THE COW POX. Edward JENNER.
AN INQUIRY INTO THE CAUSES AND EFFECTS OF THE VARIOLAE VACCINAE, A DISEASE DISCOVERED IN SOME OF THE WESTERN COUNTIES OF ENGLAND, PARTICULARLY GLOUCESTERSHIRE, AND KNOWN BY THE NAME OF THE COW POX.
AN INQUIRY INTO THE CAUSES AND EFFECTS OF THE VARIOLAE VACCINAE, A DISEASE DISCOVERED IN SOME OF THE WESTERN COUNTIES OF ENGLAND, PARTICULARLY GLOUCESTERSHIRE, AND KNOWN BY THE NAME OF THE COW POX.

AN INQUIRY INTO THE CAUSES AND EFFECTS OF THE VARIOLAE VACCINAE, A DISEASE DISCOVERED IN SOME OF THE WESTERN COUNTIES OF ENGLAND, PARTICULARLY GLOUCESTERSHIRE, AND KNOWN BY THE NAME OF THE COW POX.

Springfield, [MA]: Reprinted for Dr. Samuel Cooley, by Ashley & Brewer, 1802. First American edition, from the Second London edition. 12mo. iv, 116 pp., with four engraved plates by A. Reed printed in sepia and hand-colored. First description of a successful preventive inoculation. American Imprints 2466. Austin 101. Cf. Garrison-Morton 5423 (for the first edition): “One of the greatest triumphs in the history of medicine.” Contemporary leather binding with leather spine label (some loss to spine ends and boards, joints broken and front board would be detached but for a novel repair to binding using several pieces of cloth tape across the spine to secure it). Item #68096

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