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Alfred H. Stone Collection
Volume: 94

10. Ch[arles] Wardell Stiles, Report upon the Prevalence and Geographic Distribution of Hookworm Disease (Unicinariasis or Anchylostomiasis) in the United States, 2nd ed., Hygienic Laboratory Bulletin No. 10 (Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1903). (122 p.)

Monograph as described by the title. There are numerous drawings depicting those parts of the human anatomy that host the worm, drawings of both the male and female of the species, and a photograph of a fifteen year old Florida girl with symptoms of a severe case. There is also a list of papers documenting the geographic distribution of cases, a bibliography, and two indexes, one of zoological names and the other of authorities cited.