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David Ford Books

Diseases of Workers


Hardcover, Special edition printed for the members of the Classics of Medicine library. The Latin text of 1713, revised , with translation and notes by Wilmer Cave Wright. Portrait frontis with two illustration showing the 1700 and 1713 title pages. Covering various trades and the ills that were suffered by them. Trades include Miners, Gilders, Potters, Sulphur Workers and cleaners of privies and cesspits! A Fine copy with ribbon book mark. AEG , No inscriptions.