Item Details

Call Number: MS Hunter 225 (U.2.16)
Title: Observationes Medico-Chyrurgicae
Date of Creation: Between 1699 and 1799
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Hunter 1-658
Content: Alexandri Stuart, Observationes Medico-Chyrurgicae.
Dr. Alex. Stuart's Medico-Chirurgical Observations:
Begins - after a title on 1, 3 verso "Liber Octavus | Observationum Medico-Chyrurgicarum | Aliarumque Miscelanearum | Auspicante et Favente | Misericorde Deo. | Ab Alexandro Stuarto Inchoatus | Mensis Maij 24to | 1707 | II. - (1, 4 recto lines 1-6): 1707 | Maij Island of Mauritius (1) | Temperat | Weather Observatio Prima | Inflamatio Hepatis Quae est | Indispositio Pleuritica.
Ends (8, 4 recto lines 1-3): Contra Icterum | chamoedris Sylvestris flore caeruleo . | or wild Germander.
Remarks: On 1, 1 verso is a printed label: James Marener at the Plow in Fen-Church- | Street, Stationer that maketh all sorts | of Merchants Books and Shop-Books; and selleth all sorts of Paper, Ink and Quills...
Between 8, 4. and 5. are inserted loose three prescriptions: the first, dated July 2nd, for Mr. Mayor; the second for Mr. Dod; the third for Thos. Mumford.
On 8, 8 recto is a list of books in the same hand beginning: Lib Catalog | *The Sanctuary of a troubled soul by Jo: Hayward | borrowed of Captain Bryant and redelivered Dec. 3rd 1707 | *The Christians Dayly walk in Holy Security and peace | by Henry Scudder Preacher of ye Word | London printed 1633, returned to Captain Bryant then. | Les livres de Monsigneur L'abbaddèe," and ending (lines 36, 37): "Doctor Tillotson's Sermons | Norris's Ideal or Intelligible World.
[Formerly R.3.7; R.3.24].
Re-bound, January 1953 by D. Cockerell & Son. Cloth boards, red niger morocco spine, lettered "MS./Observationes medico-chirurgicae. VIII. Stuart/1707."
Physical Description: Bound volume.
Paper, 12¼ x 7 7/8, ff. 90, originally ff. 92, in single cols. of about 46 lines, each 10 3/4 x 5 5/8, margined red, not ruled, no signatures, catchwords nearly every page, pagination beginning 1, 4 (pp. 1-112). Early Cent. XVIII.
Binding: Millboards, covered rough calf, blind-tooled, title (on paper): A STUART. | Obs Md Chir 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. 168.]
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. 168
Accession Number: 2482
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Repository Code: GB 0247

Names associated with this item:

author: Alexander Stuart d. 1742
subject: Bryant fl.1707
subject: Thomas Mumford
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