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Physic and physicians
sketches of celebrated medical men
2nd ed.
by Forbes Winslow. In two volumes

Published 1840 by Longman, Orme, Brown and Co. in London .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

v. 1. Antiquity of physic, and defence of medical men.
Eccentric medical men.
Early struggles of eminent medical men.
Celebrated medical poets.
Sketches and illustrations of medical quackery.
How to get a practise.
v. 2. Chronicles of Warwick Hall.
Mad-doctors, and mad-houses.
Literary and scientific medical men.
Medical emigration.
Army and Navy surgeons, and East India Company's medical service.
Sketches of eminent living physicians.
Sketches of eminent living surgeons.

Edition Notes

Engraved frontispieces of Henry Halford and Astley Cooper.

Copy 1. Supplier/Donor: Hunt. Soc. Bound in 19th century marbled papers, calf spine and corners, marbled endpapers. With manuscript notes and corrections of William Clift, F.R.S., Secretary to John Hunter. Signature of J.M. Stone on flyleaf of vol. 1.

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