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Experiments upon the transmission of Plague by fleas

Date
1906
Reference
MS.1719/4
Part of
Collected papers on epidemic diseases and plague
  • Archives and manuscripts

About this work

Description

Only a fragment of the first leaf remains: some margins frayed. In typescript with some MS. additions and corrections, with numerous mounted extracts from the printed paper, which was published at Cambridge in the ‘Journal of Hygiene,’ 1906, pp. 425-482. The fragment of the first leaf is inscribed ‘Reports of Plague Investigation in India’, and this item may possibly be a draft for a new edition, of which no record has been found.

Publication/Creation

1906

Physical description

16 ll. folio. 26 x 20 cm.

Acquisition note

Presented 1931.

Ownership note

From the Cantlie Papers.

Finding aids

Database description transcribed from S.A.J. Moorat, Catalogue of Western Manuscripts on Medicine and Science in the Wellcome Historical Medical Library (London: Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine, 1962-1973).

Languages

  • English

Subjects

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