Poisons

Snakes and Letters

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A Study In Scarlet

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Detail of illustration outside confectionery, 1885

Our Mutual Friend

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A Tear Gas Tale

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A Killer of a Cure

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Tho-Radia ad

The Secrets of Life

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Rare Books

Collections
A sample of Salvarsan from 1936

Early Solution

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Fritz Haber, sketched in 1911 by W. Luntz.

Fritz Haber

Historical Profile
Harvey Washington Wiley.

Harvey Washington Wiley

Historical Profile
KKK Initiation

Coffins in a Bottle

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Francesco Redi

True Science, Fake History

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Yasser Arafat

Nuclear Option

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Return to the Scene

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A Better Pill

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A treatise on adulterations of food, and culinary poisons

Secret Ingredient

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An Everyday Poison

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Life Is Fragile

Delicate Matters

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Alfred Swaine Taylor on poisons

Palmer the Poisoner

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Lafarge arsenic trial

Prefiguring the Arsenic Wars

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Rabbits in a cosmetics testing laboratory

Bracing for the Ban

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Punch cures the gout, Gillray, 1799.

Getting the Lead Out

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