Picturesque episodes of Manchester medical history.
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Picturesque episodes of Manchester medical history. by Ernest Bosdin Leech

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Published by Sherratt & Hughes in Manchester (Eng.) .
Written in English


  • Manchester Medical Society.,
  • Medicine -- England.

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The Physical Object
Pagination39 p. :
Number of Pages39
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21591814M

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