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A manual of etherization: containing directions for the employment of ether, chloroform, and other anaesthetic agents by inhalation, in surgical operations : intended for military and naval surgeons, and all who may be exposed to surgical operations, with instructions for the preparation of ether and chloroform, and for testing them for impurities : comprising, also, a brief history of the discovery of anaesthesia