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The dreadful visitation, in a short account of the progress and effects of the plague, the last time it spread in the city of London, in the year 1665, extracted from the memoirs of a person who resided there during the whole time of that infection. [Two lines from Deuteronomy]

  • Defoe, Daniel, 1661?-1731.
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Journal of the plague year. Abridgments


Philadelphia : Printed by Joseph Crukshank on the north side of Market-Street, between Second and Third Streets, MDCCLXXIV. [1774]

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16p. ; 80.

References note

ESTC W6028
Evans, 13241
Hildeburn, C.R. Pennsylvania, 3001
Austin, R.B. Early Amer. medical imprints, 635

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