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An address to persons afflicted with deafness

particularly the obscure cases, denominated nervous deafness : with comments on the methods hitherto adopted of treating these complaints, and more rational practice pointed out

by Wright, William

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Published by printed for J. Callow, medical bookseller, 16, Princes Street, corner of Gerrard Street, Soho in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Deafness

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby B. Wright ...
    SeriesFrancis A. Countway Library of Medicine--Medical Heritage Library digitization project
    The Physical Object
    Paginationviii, 97, [3] p. ;
    Number of Pages97
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25225675M
    OCLC/WorldCa14832466

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