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On causes of consumption an etiological, statistical report on tubercular pulmonary phthisis by

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Published by s.n.] in [Toronto? .
Written in English


  • Lungs -- Diseases.,
  • Tuberculosis -- Prevention.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Edward Playter.
SeriesCIHM/ICMH microfiche series -- no. 51733.
The Physical Object
Pagination10 p.
Number of Pages10
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19853855M
ISBN 100665517335

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