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Published by Printed by Stark and Company in Edinburgh .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Vaccination,
  • Smallpox,
  • Statistics,
  • Prevention,
  • Mortality

Book details:

Edition Notes

Other titlesEdinburgh medical and surgical journal. No. 161.
Statementby James Stark
ContributionsUniversity of Glasgow. Library
The Physical Object
Pagination29 p. :
Number of Pages29
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL26285941M

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