Origin of leper house
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Before the first notice of the earliest Scotch leper-house that I have been able to trace—viz.Archaeological Essays Vol. 2|James Y. Simpson
“Besides a general hospital we have likewise a leper-house,” said the bookseller.
In earlier times a Leper-house existed just beyond the gate.Addresses & Papers / Collectanea|Peter Eade
“Besides a general hospital, we have likewise a leper-house,” said the bookseller.
We speak of the churchyard as "haunted," and we recoil in horror from the leper-house or the cholera-camp.Preventable Diseases|Woods Hutchinson