Medical prescriptions

  • This material is held at
  • Reference
      GB 12 MS Add.3053
  • Dates of Creation
      1800 (Circa)
  • Language of Material
      English .
  • Physical Description
      1 volume(s) 1 volume paper paper

Scope and Content

(fo. 1) prescriptions; (fos 1-20) 101 numbered sections; (fos 20v-30) others not numbered; (fos 30-38v) table to remaining fos, first leaf missing; (fos 38v-40) pen trials; (fo. 40v) additional prescriptions; (fos 41-86v) sections 1-212 (213-32 missing).

Access Information

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Acquisition Information

Purchased from C. J. Cummings of Volo, through H. C. Rae, 6 Stanley Street, Liverpool, 1891. Price for Add. 3046-3053 was £25.

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