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Identifier: 10a 12
Scope and Contents Four volumes of notes on 118 chemistry lectures delivered by Joseph Black at the University of Edinburgh in 1784.
Identifier: 10a 119
Scope and Contents Two volumes (in one, , 206 p.) of notes on the last session of obstetrical lectures given by Thomas Young at the University of Edinburgh in 1782-1783. Includes table of contents.
Identifier: MSS 2/327
Overview The collection contains two manuscript volumes of notes, 1786 Jan. 12-86 Apr. 5, taken by an unknown author of lectures given by Alexander Monro, 1737-1817. Alexander Monro held the chair of anatomy at the University of Edinburgh during the period the notes were recorded. The subjects discussed in the first volume of notes include general anatomy, jaundice, hernia, pregnancy, and teeth. The subjects covered in the second volume include teeth, surgery, hernia, dropsy, tumors, hair lip, ear,...
Identifier: 10a 120
Scope and Contents One volume of notes on obstetrics lectures given by Thomas Young at the University of Edinburgh. Includes table of contents. Incomplete, lacks p. 46-50, 76-91, 180-181, 226-248, 268-271, and 307-318.
Identifier: MSS 2/137
Scope and Contents This small collection of manuscripts, 1764-1802, documents the education, medical career, and personal life of Thomas Ruston. Items in the collection relating to Ruston's medical education at the University of Edinburgh include notes on two lectures on the pulse delivered by William Cullen with drafts of three letters by Ruston describing his affairs, 1764-1765; petitions signed by the students of the university, protesting the lack of regulations in granting degrees, 1764; and an...