Anonymous fair-copy notes from lectures on anatomy and surgery reputedly delivered by Sir Charles Bell in 1822

Archive Collection

Scope and Content

Contents: ff. 1-110, anatomy, dated 1822; ff. 110-174r., surgery, n.d.

Administrative / Biographical History

Charles Bell discovered the distinct functions of nerves. In 1829 he became a Royal Society medallist and also received a knighthood. He was appointed Professor of Surgery at Edinburgh in 1836

Conditions Governing Access

Access is unrestricted

Acquisition Information

Transferred from Medical Library, June 1981

Note

In English

Other Finding Aids

None

Additional Information

n.d.