Infected by the plague (Landucci)
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derived from A Florentine Diary
|1478-09-14||Infected by the plague (Landucci)||40 people||Florence||At this time the plague had increased so much, that 40 or more were sick at the hospital, and 7 or 8 died every day, and some days even 11; besides others in the district who did not go to the hospital.||
|1478-09-29||Infected by the plague (Landucci)||65 people||Florence||At this time there were between 60 and 70 sick of the plague in the hospital and district together, and it was spreading to the camp also.||
|1478-10-06||Infected by the plague (Landucci)||100 people||Florence||And at this time there were about 100 sick of the plague, at the hospital of La Scala, and in many houses of Florence.||
|1478-10-11||Infected by the plague (Landucci)||1 person||Florence||A boy was found sick of the plague at the gate of the hospital of San Pagolo, and no one could be found to carry him to the hospital of La Scala.||