A Manual of practical hygiene

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P. Blakiston, 1893 - 432 pages

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Contents

Favus after Flugge
43
Bacillus of Leprosy Color Original
44
Spirillum of Relapsing Fever Color Original
45
Saccharomycetes Oidium Albicans or Thrush Fungus Color Original
46
Microsporon Furſur Original
47
Distoma Hepaticum after Leuckart
49
Ascaris Lumbricoides and Eggs Original
50
Simple Contrivance for Generating Sulphurous Acid Gas Original
71
Sectional View of a Dryair Sterilizer after Koch
72
Arnolds Steam Sterilizer First Form
73
Arnolds Steam Sterilizer Third Form form used by Boston Health Board
74
Contact Thermometer Mercurial Original
75
CHAPTER II
82
Proper Manner of Trimming FingerNails Original
95
CHAPTER III
97
Cotton Fibers Original
98
CHAPTER IV
105
Creamometer Original
113
Beimling Patent Milk Test Machine
114
Accessories for Beimling Patent Milk Test
116
Actinomyces Original
135
Symptomatic Anthrax Color Original
138
Brain of Lamb with Tracts of Canurus after Leuckart
149
Cysticercus Cellulosę after Leuckarl
150
Tenia Mediocanellata Original
151
Tenia Echinococcus after Leuckart
152
CHAPTER V
185
Plan of Deep Well Original
188
Model of Reservoir Slate Lined Original
189
Diagram of Filter for Public Water Supply Original
195
Large Domestic Filter Original
196
A PasteurChamberland Filter attached to Spigot
197
FOOD
197
PasteurChamberland Filter Tourist Pattern
198
Simple Filter for the Alum Process Original
199
Candlewick Filter for Laboratory Use Original
211
CHAPTER VI
213
Apparatus for Estimating the Amount of Oxygen in the Air by Eudiometry after Kenwood
225
One form of Prof Wolperts Air Tester
235
Hesses Aėroscope Original
235
Simple form of Aēroscope Original
236
Wind Vane and Ceiling Dial U S Weather Bureau
254
Robinson Anemometer U S Weather Bureau
255
CHAPTER VIII
279
Brooks Drain and Subsoil Pipe after Park
283
Hesses Apparatus for Collecting Ground Air Original
290
English or Block Bond Original Drawn by W P Lockington
300
Dampproof Course with Ventilated Air Chamber Original Drawn by W P Lockington
301
Dampproof Course Original Drawn by W P Lockington
302
Iron Bonding Tie Original Drawn by W P Lockington
303
Section of Cornice and Rain Gutter or Channel Original Drawn by W P Lockington
306
Front View of Kitchen Dresser Original Drawn by W P Lockington
307
Side View of Kitchen Dresser Original Drawn by W P Lockington
308
Fresh Air Register Original Drawn by W P Lockington
319
Cross Section of German Stove Original Drawn by W P Lockington
320
Plan of Cellar showing Location of Heater etc Original Drawn by W P Lockington
321
Wall Register showing Relation of Parts Original Drawn by W P Lockington
323
Hot water System
324
Direct indirect Heating
326
Indirect Heating by Means of a Floor Register
327
Indirect Heating by Means of a Wall Register
328
Indirect Heating by Wall Register and Freshair Wall Conduit through Oblique Radiator
329
Indirect Radiation Radiator for Cellar Use
330
Indirect Radiation Base of Heater Sho in Fig 105
331
Indirect Radiator with Fan Attached for Plenum System of Heating
332
Thermostat for Regulating by Electricity the Heat Supply
333
Dynamic Anemometer
336
Hygrophant
337
Enclosed Watercloset
343
Back of Sypho Closet
344
Sectional View of Sypho Closet
345
Showing Interior of an Ordinary Flush Tank
349
Interior View of Flush Tank with Discharge Controlled by Time Valve
350
Interior View of Double Chamber Flush Tank
351
Perfection Flushing Pipe
352
Sewergas and Backwater Trap
354
Bathtub Trap
355
Kitchen Sink
357
Selection of Site and Material for ConstructionMethods of Constructing
387
Disposal of the DeadImportance of IncinerationBurial Grounds
395
APPENDIX
435
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