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Steven King

. Shuttleton, Smallpox and the Literary Imagination 1660–1820 (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2007); S. Williamson, The Vaccination Controversy: The Rise, Reign and Fall of Compulsory Vaccination for Smallpox (Liverpool: Liverpool University Press, 2007); P. Razzell, The Conquest of Smallpox: The Impact of Inoculation on Smallpox Mortality in Eighteenth Century Britain (Firle: Caliban Books, 1977). For a recent argument that the purpose of inoculation was not to eliminate smallpox but to ameliorate the symptoms of an inevitable disease see A. Eriksen, ‘Cure or

in Sickness, medical welfare and the English poor, 1750–1834