Item Details

Call Number: MS Hunter 401 (V.2.21)
Title: Notabilia Qvaedam Hermanni Boerhaavii
Date of Creation: Between 1689 and 1738
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Hunter 1-658
Content: Alexandri Stvart, Notabilia Qvaedam Hermanni Boerhaavii.
Dr. Alexander Stuart's Notes from Professor Boerhaave at Leyden:
Begins - after a title page (1, 3 recto): Cursus Clinicus (?) | Celeberrimi viri Hermanni Boerhaave | Lugduni Batavorum | Notabilia quaedam annotata et collecta | ab | Alexandro Stuarto | Favente Deo Jove Optimo Maximo Decembris primo 1709 Novi . Styli . - (1, 4 recto lines 1-3): 1710 Novembris Sexto Lugduni Batavorum annotationes | Ex varijs authoribus in re medica inter legendum | collectę
Ends (1, 28 recto line 7): tale impacto movetur
Remarks: Between 1, 13. and 14. is inserted (loose) a half sheet of paper with notes, by the same hand, on Mechanics.
On 1, 2 recto in pencil (probably a price): 1- 6.
Hermann Boerhaave (1668-1738) was a famous Dutch physician and naturalist.
Dr. Alexander S. Stuart (first half of the XVIII. Cent.) was the author, among other works, of Dissertatio de structura et motu musculorum, Leyden, 1711, London, 1738, for which this MS. seems to have been a preparatory study.
[Formerly P.2.10]
Physical Description: Bound volume.
Paper, 12 x 8, ff. 28, written closely in single cols. of about 54 lines, each about 11 x 6½, not lined but margined with red ink, no signatures or catchwords, partial pagination (same hand). Early Cent. XVIII.
Binding: Marbled-paper covers. Early 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. 320.]
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), pp 320-321.
Accession Number: 2482
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Repository Code: GB 0247

Names associated with this item:

author: Hermann Boerhaave 1668-1738
Physician and naturalist.
author: Alexander Stuart d. 1742
Surgeon.
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