DOCUMENTS AND FACTS SHOWING THE FATAL EFFECTS OF INTERMENTS IN POPULOUS CITIES.

New York: Published by F.D. Allen, 1822. 24pp. Disbound, foxed, Good or so.

Whatever the causes of Yellow Fever, "there must be filth and predisposition of atmosphere to facilitate its progress." Allen blames "the pernicious effects of public cemeteries... [A]n impure state of the atmosphere, caused by these or other masses of putrid matter, greatly aggravate the malignity of yellow fever."
AI 7776 [8]. Sabin 20454. Item #32054

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