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Collection Level Description: Lectures by William Cullen

Reference: MSS. Eng. misc. d. 298-306
Title: Lectures by William Cullen
Dates of Creation: 18th cent.
Extent: 9 shelfmarks

Language of Material: English

Administrative/Biographical History

William Cullen (1710-90) was a physician. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Scope and Content

Lectures by William Cullen at Edinburgh, the first volume only dated, 1772. The subjects are the institutions of medicine, pathology, therapeutics, and the practice of physic.

Administrative Information

Immediate Source of Acquisition

MSS. Eng. misc. d. 302 and d. 305 were given to the Library in 1924. MSS. Eng. misc. d. 298-301, d. 303-4 and d. 306 were bought from E.G. Allen in 1948.

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Further Information

Finding Aids

M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 45302-10.

Access Points

Lectures and lecturing




Cullen | William | 1710-1790 | Physician

Edinburgh (Scotland)

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