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A contagiously ill man asks for the bed-pan; the nurse tells him that it will cost ten sous for the risk. Colour photomechanical reproduction of a lithograph by N. Dorville, c. 1901.

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Le typhique. -Le bassin...vite! -C'est dix sous...avec vous y a trop de risques!... ; L'assiette au beurre


    Credit: Wellcome Collection

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