Contagion Historical Views of Diseases and Epidemics

An account of the terrible effects of the pestilential infection in the city of Philadelphia ; with An elegy on the deaths of the people. ; also A song of praise and thanksgiving, composed for those who have recovered, after having been smitten with that dreadful contagion ; Elegy on the deaths of the people ; Song of praise and thanksgiving, composed for those who have recovered, after having been smitten with that dreadful contagion

Creator/Contributor:
Stearns, Samuel, 1741-1809, creator
Creation Date:
[1793?]
1793
Place Of Origin:
Rhode Island
Providence
Publisher:
Printed for William Child, in Johnston
Extent:
[4], 8 p. ; 18 cm. (12mo)
Language:
English
Genre:
Poems-1793.
Publishers' catalogues-Rhode Island-Providence.
Elegies.
Prayers.
Songs.
Poetry
Digital Format:
Books and documents
Subjects:
Yellow fever--Pennsylvania--Philadelphia--Poetry
Places:
United States--Rhode Island--Johnston
United States--Rhode Island--Providence
Notes:
In verse.
Author's pref. dated Nov. 13, 1793.
Signatures: A⁶.
Advertisement for Stearns' The American oracle, and for the Freemason's calendar for 1794: p. 8.
Microfiche. [New York : Readex Microprint, 1985] 11 x 15 cm. (Early American imprints. First series ; no. 26206).
Attribution:
by the Honorable Samuel Stearns ...
Series:
Early American imprints. no. 26206
Open Collections Program at Harvard University
Repository:
Francis A. Countway Library of Medicine
Houghton Library, Harvard University
Microforms, Lamont Library, Harvard University
Record ID:
990023093790203941
HOLLIS Record:
https://id.lib.harvard.edu/alma/990023093790203941/catalog