Lecture notes on auscultation, percussion, inspection, and history of anatomy, 1846-1851

Details

6 parts ; 20-29 cm.
Handwritten lectures on auscultation, percussion, inspection, and history of anatomy, written in a clear hand in ink on lined paper, from October 1846 at an unidentified institution by an unattributed author. A single page, written in pencil, is dated 26 October 1851. The manuscript appears to be transcripts of lectures to be delivered to a medical school class by the speaker, with cross-outs and corrections; some lectures begin with the salutation, "Gentlemen". Lecture IV pertains to percussion and auscultation. The November 17th lecture is a welcome to medical studies and a history and outline of the study of anatomy.
Lecture No. 1st, October 1846 ([11] leaves) -- II. Lecture on inspection ([4] leaves) -- Lecture III ([9] leaves) -- Lecture IV ([1] leaf) -- Lecture IV, Monday Nov 16th ([14] leaves) -- November 17th 1846 at 4 1/2 P.M. (6, [24] pages).
Title composed by cataloger.
Never bound. Six gatherings (29 cm) bear embossed logo of Platner & Smith, a paper manufacturer in western Massachusetts, on the first leaf. The final gathering (20 cm) identifies no manufacturing source.
Cite as: Lecture notes on auscultation, percussion, inspection, and history of anatomy, 1846-1851 (Manuscript Collection no. 391), History & Special Collections for the Sciences, UCLA Library Special Collections, University of California, Los Angeles.
Property rights to the physical objects belong to the UCLA Library Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.
The text is in English.

Related Resources

View this description in WorldCat: http://www.worldcat.org/oclc/970667371