Item Details

Call Number: MS Hunter 179 (T.8.11)
Title: Excerpta Medicamentaria
Date of Creation: Between 1699 and 1799
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Hunter 1-658
Content: Excerpta Medicamentaria.
John Clephane's Pharmaceutical Receipts:
Begins (1, 1 recto [p. 1] line 1): Bolus Antidysentericus.
Ends (2, 4 verso [unpaged] col. b, line 17):... Sambucinum.
Remarks: The last two folios of the second quire contain, in double cols., "Catalogus Simplicium et Compositorum Medicamentorum."
Author identified by Helen Brock as John Clephane.
[Formerly P.5.3 (S.10.3); S.10.162].
Physical Description: Bound volume.
Paper, 6 x 4 1/8, ff. 12, in single cols. of about 21 lines, each 5 x 3 3/8, pagination (ff. 1-6), no signatures or catchwords. 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. 179.]
Access: Normal conditions
Language: Latin
Material Type: Receipt
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. 130.
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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