Item Details

Call Number: MS Hunter 485 (V.7.12)
Date of Creation: Between 1651 and 1652
Level of Description: Item
Part of MS Hunter 1-658
Content: Unknown Author, Notes of Sermons, etc.
Unknown Author, Medical Receipts and Memoranda.
On 26, 2 verso (inverted) is the following heading: Seuerall Scriptures cleared. | Genesis.
On 2, 5 recto is the following heading: 1652 . 19 . Januarij . hartham (?)
On 7, 8 recto is the following heading: febris epidem: circa Autumn: Anni -57.
On 14, 8 verso is the following heading: Notes out of Dr. Sydenham de Febribus.
For Thomas Sydenham (1624-1689), the famous physician, see Dict. Nat. Biog. lv. 246.
[Formerly S.8.3; S.8.121].
Per Mrs. Brock: The medical notes are in the same handwriting as that on papers William Hunter used to make notes on. Sermons etc. in an unfamiliar hand
Arrangement: List Item Content
Physical Description: Bound volume.
Paper, 7 3/8 x 5 3/4, ff. 195, originally ff. 232, written in two hands, in single cols. of about 35 lines, each about 7 x 5, not ruled or margined, no signatures or catchwords, foliation, modern, partial, running titles (inverted) from 26, 2 verso-7, 6 recto, in a dilapidated state. Cent. XVII. (19th Jan., 1652).
Binding: Original, millboards, covered brown spattered calf, blind-tooled (lines) sides and sham-panelled back, gilt-tooled (lines) edges, red edges, leather backstraps decayed. Cent. XVII.
[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. 403.]
Access: Normal conditions
Language: English
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. 403.
Accession Number: 2482
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Repository Code: GB 0247

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subject: Thomas Sydenham 1624-1689
Physician.
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