Item Details

Call Number: MS Hunter 177 (T.8.9)
Title: Excerpta Medicamentaria
Date of Creation: Between 1724 and 1758
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Hunter 1-658
Content: John Clephane, Excerpta Medicamentaria.
Pharmacy Notes and Extracts from the Pharmacopoeia Londinensis:
Begins (1, 1 recto line 1): Aqua Camphorata. Pharmacopoeia Londinensis
Ends (1, 17 verso lines 19, 20): Spiritus Salis Ammoniaci quantum sufficit | Finis.
Remarks: This pass-book contains extracts of prescriptions, mostly from the London Pharmacopoeia.
[Formerly P.5.1 (S.10.1); S.10.162].
Formerly attributed to William Hunter; but handwriting identified as John Clephane by Helen Brock.
Physical Description: Bound volume.
Paper, 6 x 4 ff. 27, written in single cols. of about 14 lines, each 5 x 3 3/4, no signatures, catchwords, or pagination. Cent. XVIII.
Binding: Original, limp pasteboard, covered marbled-paper. Cent. XVIII.
[For detailed collation see: John Young and P. Henderson Aitken, A Catalogue of the Manuscripts in the Library of The Hunterian Museum in The University of Glasgow. (Glasgow, 1908), p. 129.]
Access: Normal conditions
Language: Latin
Material Type: Notes
Bibliography: John Young & P.H. Aitken, A catalogue of the manuscripts in the Library of the Hunterian Museum in the University of Glasgow (Glasgow, 1908), p. 129.
Accession Number: 2482
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Repository Code: GB 0247

Names associated with this item:

author: John Clephane 1702-1758
Physician, British military hospital, Osterhout, Flanders, 1747-1749.
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