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On the duration of life as affected by the pursuits of literature, science, and art

with a summary view of the duration of life among the upper and middle classes of society

by William A. Guy

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Published by Statistical Society of London in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Occupational Groups,
  • Life Expectancy

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby William A. Guy
    ContributionsRoyal College of Surgeons of England
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. 338-361 ;
    Number of Pages361
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL26306650M

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On the duration of life as affected by the pursuits of literature, science, and art by William A. Guy Download PDF EPUB FB2

Duration of life of literary men, I must be understood to be speaking of a mixed class, consisting on the one hand, of those who have no one distinct and defined professional calling, but who make science one of their pursuits, and the duration of whose life is consequently affected by the habits of composition in very various degrees; and.

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