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CLERKE (Sir William). Thoughts upon the Means of Preserving the Health of the Poor, by prevention and suppression of epidemic fevers. Addressed to the inhabitants of the town of Manchester, and of the Several Populous Trading Towns Surrounding and Connected with it.1790

London: Printed for J. Johnson; and J. Edwards, First edition, 27, [1]pp., recent quarter calf, marbled boards, morocco label lettered in gilt on upper cover. "Recommends Dr. Percival's rules, general cleanliness, registration of fevers, some quarantine, funds for medical attention and medicine for the poor and statistics of relief."—Williams. Goldsmiths'-Kress, no. 14475; Williams, p. 334.

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