Extracts from Dr. Benjamin Rush's Inquiry into the effects of ardent spirits upon the human body and mind.

  • Rush, Benjamin, 1746-1813.
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Inquiry into the effects of spirituous liquors upon the human body. Selections


Philadelphia : To be had of Benjamin & Thomas Kite, no. 20, North Third Street : and for sale by Solomon W. Conrad, no. 87, Kimber & Sharpless, no. 93, John Richardson, no. 31, and Isaac Peirce, no. 316, Market Street ; Joseph R.A. Skerrett, printer, no. 135, south Ninth street, 1816.

Physical description

23 pages, 1 unnumbered page ; 20 cm.

References note

Shaw & Shoemaker 38849
Austin, R.B. Early Amer. medical imprints, 1643


Printer from colophon
Monogram device TAF [i.e. Tract Association of Friends] above imprint on title page
At the foot of the title page.: No. 7
Signatures: A-B⁶
Film 633 reel 79 is part of Research Publications Early American Medical Imprints collection (RP reel 79, no. 1643).

Reproduction note

Microfilm. [Bethesda, Md.] : National Library of Medicine, 1961. 1 microfilm reel : negative ; 35 mm



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