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Title Mortality in pre-industrial times, the contemporary verdict / with an introduction by James H. Cassedy
Published Farnborough, Hants. : Gregg, 1973

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Description 185 pages in various pagings, 3 unnumbered folded leaves ; 25 cm
Series Pioneers of demography
Contents Halley, E. An estimate of the degrees of mortality of mankind drawn from curious tables of the birth and funerals at the city of Breslaw (1694).--Halley, E. Some further considerations on the Breslaw bills of mortality (1694).--Haygarth, J. Observations on the bills of mortality in Chester for the year 1772 (1773).--Haygarth, J. Bill of mortality for Chester for the year 1773.--Wigglesworth, E. Observations on the longevity of the inhabitants of Ipswich and Hingham (1785).--Wigglesworth, E. A table showing the probability of the duration, decrement, and expectation of life in the states of Massachusetts and New Hampshire (1793).--Barton, W. Observations on the probabilities of the duration of human life and the progress of population in the United States (1793).--Milne, J. Treatises on the law of mortality and on annuities (1837)
Notes Halley, E. An estimate of the degrees of mortality of mankind drawn from curious tables of the birth and funerals at the city of Breslaw (1694).--Halley, E. Some further considerations on the Breslaw bills of mortality (1694).--Haygarth, J. Observations on the bills of mortality in Chester for the year 1772 (1773).--Haygarth, J. Bill of mortality for Chester for the year 1773.--Wigglesworth, E. Observations on the longevity of the inhabitants of Ipswich and Hingham (1785).--Wigglesworth, E. A table showing the probability of the duration, decrement, and expectation of life in the states of Massachusetts and New Hampshire (1793).--Barton, W. Observations on the probabilities of the duration of human life and the progress of population in the United States (1793).--Milne, J. Treatises on the law of mortality and on annuities (1837)
Includes bibliographical references
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Subject Mortality -- History -- Sources.
Mortality.
Great Britain -- Statistics, Vital.
Genre/Form Vital statistics.
Author Cassedy, James H.
LC no. 75310542
ISBN 0576532819