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His person , voice , and general bearing ; bis attendants , his horses , and his
carriages ; formed the never - failing topics of conversation in the farm - house .
All agreed unanimously , that he was an elegant gentleman , ' but he was so
It is true that there were a few persons affected , in various other parts of the town
; but , during the greater part of the prevalence of the fever , it was principally
active in the north - eastern and middle parts of this district comprehended as
Almost every person suffered exceedingly from the bites of these insects ; and
foreigners especially . In some they occasioned universal swellings , and
eruption , somewhat like pemphigus ; and in others numerous little ulcers . These
last , a ...
Of those who were sick and who died of the fever of 1795 , the greater number
were foreigners ; persons either just arrived from other states , from the West -
Indies , and from Europe , or who had not been many months or years settled in
An idea was most unhappily circulated , and it should seem was countenanced
by persons bearing the title of physicians , that free living , the plentiful use of
vinous and ardent liquors , was a powerful preventive of the fever . The dreadful ...
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Previous review noting missing pages 380 and 381 is not correct. There are not duplicated scanned pages and I found both missing pages to be intact and included.
pp. 380 and 381, in the middle of "Mocha Dick," are missing. pp. 377 and then 376 appear to have been scanned twice instead