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Level Item
Extent 1 volume
Title Hunter, William (1718-1783)
Date c. 1755
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Name Hunter, William, 1718-1783
Description

Lectures on Anatomy.

An Introduction to the Operations of Surgery: beginning only.

Holograph notes taken down by William Brougham Monkhouse, surgeon to H.M.S. Endeavour, 1768-1770 on Captain Cook's First Voyage.

Produced in London.

Custodial History Inside the upper cover is an inscription: 'This book was the property of W[illiam] Brougham Monkhouse, Surgeon to his Majesty's Bark 'Endeavour' in 1768/69/70, dying at Bavaria in November, and was Bo[ugh]t by W[illiam] Perry who succeeded him'.
Acquisition Details Purchased at Sotheby's 5/3/1935, Lot 385.
Accession Number 68396
Access Status Open
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Language English
Physical Description 2 bl. ll. + 293 ff. + 4 bl. ll. 4to. 23 181/2 cm. Original quarter-calf binding. Very neatly written on the rectos only. Ff. 264-293 contain the beginning of the 'Lectures on Surgery'.
Finding Aids Database description transcribed from S.A.J. Moorat, Catalogue of Western Manuscripts on Medicine and Science in the Wellcome Historical Medical Library (London: Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine, 1962-1973).
Subject Surgery
Subject Anatomy
MaterialType Archives - Non-digital
System No. 9182ed22-69ff-4ef2-b0ee-454594a7e0ac