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To the Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty
[London? : s.n., 1781?]; 27 images, 25 with full-text search
Great Britain. Admiralty.
CIHM/ICMH microfiche series ; no. 32371
To the Right Honourable the Lords Commissioners of the Admiralty : the humble memorial of Thomas Bridge of Bread-Street, London, merchant.
- [London? : s.n., 1781?]
FC 02 0203 no. 32371
Scurvy -- Early works to 1800.
Picea glauca -- Therapeutic use.
Scorbut -- Ouvrages avant 1800.
Picea glauca -- Emploi en thérapeutique.
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- Filmed from a copy of the original publication held by the National Library of Canada.
Thomas Bridge, together with Dr. Henry Taylor of Quebec, had observed the efficacy of spruce beer as a cure for scurvy and was seeking the Admiralty' s business.
There are many ms. notes and additions to the text, apparently written by the author, and several paragraphs of additional printed text were pasted into the original.
Place and date of publication supplied by the National Library of Canada.
1 microfiche (14 fr.).
20 p. ; 21 cm.