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Historical Sketch of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh: Being an Address Delivered on 19th January 1860, at a Conversazione in the Hall of the College; with Notes and Documents

Historical Sketch of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh: Being an Address Delivered on 19th January 1860, at a Conversazione in the Hall of the College; with Notes and Documents

GAIRDNER, John

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Dr. John Gairdner (1790-1876) was a Scottish physician and a Fellow of the Colleges of Surgeons of Edinburgh. Gairdner was well published in medical journals as well as a series of anonymous letters to the Scotsman later collected and published posthumously as Robert Burns and the Ayrshire Moderates (1883). This book is an address Gairdner gave to the College on the school's history and cultural significance.

Publication Info

  • Publisher: Sutherland and Knox
  • Edition: 1st Edition
  • Date Published: 1860
  • Place Published: Edinburgh
  • ISBN: n/a

Details

  • Condition: Very good
  • Signed: No
  • Dust Jacket: No
  • Jacket Condition: n/a
  • Details:
    22 cm. 36p. Newly bound with buckram spine and red and blue floral paper boards. Black cloth label for gold lettering pasted to spine. Includes a foldout frontispiece engraving of "Old Surgeon's Hall of 1697 as seen from the North." Printed by Murray and Gibb of Edinburgh. Some penciling on title page, p.8 and 23. Good condition.