Evidences of the efficacy of Doctor Perkins's patent metallic instruments.
- Perkins, Elisha, 1741-1799.
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New-London [Conn.] : From S. Green's press, 
32 pages ; 23 cm (8vo)
Trumbull, J.H. Connecticut, 695
Johnson, H.A. New London, 1340
Austin, R.B. Early Amer. medical imprints, 1495
Blake, J. NLM 18th cent., p. 344
ESTC (RLIN) W32159
Microfilm. [Bethesda, Md.] : National Library of Medicine, 1960. 1 microfilm reel : negative ; 35 mm
Two different printings, of which Evans records only one (32668) appeared with the same title, imprint, and collation; and with the author's statement "To the public" dated Plainfield, Jan. 2, 1797. This edition, probably the reprint, has the title in roman and italic type; the caption for a letter on p. 7 reads: Gen. Elihu Marvin, member of the Connecticut Medical Society; and the letter of the Rev. Dr. Jedidiah Morse, pp. 12-13, is dated December 9, 1796. ESTC, Trumbull, and Johnson do not differentiate the printings
Consists of testimonials, some of which were published in 1796 under title: Certificates of the efficacy of Doctor Perkins's patent metallic instruments
Signatures: [A]⁴ B-D⁴
Film 633 reel 73 is part of Research Publications Early American Medical Imprints collection (RP reel 73, no. 1495).
Extracts from letters to the author -- Certificates -- List of the names and places of abode of some who have the transfers and patent instruments for sale
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