Letters of Benjamin Rush: 1793-1813
Here, in two volumes, is a collection of over 650 letters (two-thirds of them never before printed) from the pen of Benjamin Rush. A signer of the Declaration of Independence and the 18th century's most distinguished American physician, Rush was also a politician, pamphleteer, social reformer, chemistry professor, psychiatrist, college founder, church founder, and "enthusiastic lifelong student of everything under the sun."--Jacket.
1793 Directory Adams Manuscript Trust Adieu affectionate American attended believe Benjamin Rush BENJN RUSH Addressed BENJN RUSH P.S. bleeding Boston BR's letter British Cobbett College Company of Philadelphia Congress Coxe cure dear Friend dear Julia dear sir death Dickinson College disease disorder distress Edinburgh Elias Boudinot favor Federalists Hist hope Horatio Gates Hospital jalap James Rush Jefferson John Adams Philadelphia John Redman Josiah Julia Rush labors late lectures Library Company lived London medicine mentioned mind North Carolina Old Family Letters old friend opinions Papers patients Penna Pennsylvania Pennsylvania Hospital Phila physicians pleasure political present Princeton published remedies respect Richard Richard Rush Rush at Richd Rush MSS Rush Philadelphia Rush's Shippen sincere Society Stockton Esqr Thomas Thomas Jefferson tion Trent United University of Pennsylvania Washington William yellow fever York