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Notice for a meeting of the Edinburgh Hunterian Medical Society, 3 November 1841

 Item — Box: CLX-A-1591
Identifier: Coll-1848/20-0035

Scope and Contents

A rare notice announcing the resuming of meetings of the Edinburgh Hunterian Medical Society. It advertises the lectures of Dr. Lonsdale, Dr. Bates (on epilepsy) and Dr. Mackay (on dystentery) at a meeting of the 1841 Edinburgh Hunterian Medical Society, held at Societies' Hall at Edinburgh University on the 3rd of November 1841.
The handbill reads as follows: "This society will resume its meetings on Wednesday by the 10th November 1841. After an address from the President, an Essay "On the Physiology of the Spinal Cord," will be read by H. Lonsdale, M.D., F.R.C.P.E. On Wednesday the 17th, Dr Bates will read a Communication on Epilepsy, after which Dr Mackay will read an Essay on Dysentery".

Dates

  • 3 November 1841

Language of Materials

English

Physical Description

Oblong 8vo. Dimensions 227 x 140 mm. Single-sheet handbill. Uncut, with vertical folds, some light creasing to extremities.

Conditions Governing Access

Open. Please contact the repository in advance.

Extent

1 item

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Purchased in March 2020. Accession no SC-Acc-2020-0035.

Physical Description

Oblong 8vo. Dimensions 227 x 140 mm. Single-sheet handbill. Uncut, with vertical folds, some light creasing to extremities.

Processing Information

Catalogued by Aline Brodin in August 2020, using information from the seller.

Repository Details

Part of the Edinburgh University Library Special Collections Repository

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