Roy Porter’s erudite chronicle of the history of medicine remains the definitive work on the subject.
A Journal of the Plague Year
Illustrated by Chris Wormell
Introduced by Richard Horton
Daniel Defoe’s A Journal of the Plague Year depicts London in a deadly pandemic. This Folio Society edition, with beautiful woodcuts by Chris Wormell, is introduced by editor-in-chief of The Lancet, Richard Horton.
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