Item Details

Call Number: MS Hunter 178 (T.8.10)
Title: Pharmacopoeia Nosocomii Militaris
Date of Creation: Between 1699 and 1799
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Hunter 1-658
Content: Incerti Avctoris, Pharmacopoeia Nosocomii Militaris.
Unknown Author's Military Hospital Pharmacy:
Begins (1, 2 recto line 1): Aqua Stillata
Ends (1, 27 verso line 10): Olei Limonis guttas xvi Misce.
Remarks: This pass-book has this title on 1, 1 recto: Pharmacopoeia Nosocomij Militaris. Dr. Young conjecture that Dr. Douglas was its author, but handwriting identified by Helen Brock as John Clephane.
[Formerly P.5.2 (S.10.2); S.10.162].
Physical Description: Bound volume.
Paper, 6 x 4, ff. 30, in single cols. of about 16 lines, each 5 x 3, 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: Document
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.
author: James Douglas 1675-1742
Known as James Douglas of the Pouch.
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