Collection of writings

Scope and Content

  • D.J. Leech, R. Dacre Fox. 'A Report on seventy cases of epilepsy', reprinted from the 'Manchester Medical and Surgical Reports', 1870.
  • 'Addison's disease with peculiar pigmentation', reprinted from the 'Transactions of the Pathological Society of London', 1879.
  • 'Citrate of caffein as a diuretic', reprinted from the 'Practitioner', April 1880.
  • 'Citrate of caffein as a diuretic', reprinted from the 'Practitioner', (Continued) June 1880.
  • 'Citrate of caffein as a diuretic', reprinted from the 'Practitioner', (Continued) n.d.
  • 'Glomerulo-nephritis', reprinted from the 'British Medical Journal', 25th June 1881.
  • 'Spiritus aetheris nitrosi', reprinted from the 'Practitioner', October 1883.
  • 'Personal care of health', reprinted from 'Health Lectures for the People', Series 1882-3 No.5.
  • 'Paraldehyde', taken from the 'Medical Chronicle', 1884-1885.
  • 'The pharmacology of therapeutics', (Manchester: J.E. Cornish 1884).
  • 'Paracentesis in pericardial effusions', reprinted from the 'Medical Chronicle', September 1885.
  • 'Muscular exercise in cardiac disease', reprinted from the 'Medical Chronicle', November 1885.
  • 'Cholin. Artificial muscarin.Muscarin.' Review of five pieces of writings by Leech. Not Sourced n.d.
  • A review of six pieces of writings by Leech. Not Sourced. [after 1886?].
  • 'Solanin', 'Ethoxycaffein', reviews by Leech of three pieces of work. Not Sourced. n.d.
  • 'The health resorts of the Black Forest', reprinted from the 'Medical Chronicle', January 1887.
  • 'Spontaneous diuresis', taken from the 'Medical Chronicle', V11 March 1888.
  • 'Creasite in phthsis', reviews by Leech of five pieces of work.
  • 'Antifebrin', reprinted from the 'Medical Chronicle', July 1888.
  • 'On recently introduced hypnotics and analgesics', reprinted from the 'BMJ', 2nd November 1889.
  • 'Comparative effects of spiritus aetheris nitrosi and solution of nitrite of ethyl', reprinted from the 'Pharmaceutical Journal', 22nd December 1888.
  • 'Nitrite of ethyl', taken from the 'Medical Chronicle', December 1888.
  • 'Les Avants as a winter health resort', taken from the 'Medical Chronicle', X1 1890.
  • 'Sierre as a health resort', taken from the 'Practitioner', Vol.44 1890.
  • A review of Leech's 'Sierra as a health resort', by T.W. Butcher [Medical Chronicle?] n.d.
  • 'Clinical lecture on a case of infecious pneumonia followed by peripheral neuritis', taken from the 'Medical Chronicle', January 1891.
  • 'Clinical lecture on a case of infecious pneumonia followed by peripheral neuritis', taken from the 'Medical Chronicle', (Continued) February 1891.
  • 'University education in London', taken from the 'Medical Magazine' January 1893.
  • 'Treatment of pneumonia', taken from the 'Medical Chronicle', 1894-1895.
  • 'Our forefathers: An address', delivered at the opening of the Medical Dept. of Yorkshire College, Leeds and reprinted in the 'Medical Chronicle', December 1895.
  • 'Two cases of tetanus following the repeated injections of morphia', taken from the [Medical Chronicle?] May 1896.
  • 'The winter resorts of Switzerland', reprinted from the 'Medical Chronicle', June 1896.
  • 'The absorption of iron', reprinted from the 'Medical Chronicle', September 1896.
  • 'The work of a therapeutic society', taken from the 'Medical Chronicle', July 1897.
  • 'The progress of therapeutics in the Victorian period', reprinted from the 'Practitioner', June 1897.
  • 'The new British pharmacopoeia', reprinted from the 'Medical Chronicle', April/May 1898.
  • 'Some points in the treatment of bronchitis by drugs', reprinted from the 'Practitioner', May 1898.
  • 'The province and limits of medicinal treatment', taken from the 'Manchester University Medical Students Gazette', May 1898.
  • 'The evolution of pharmacy', reprinted from the 'Pharmaceutica Journal', 7th October 1899.
  • 'Life and work of Sir William Roberts' by Leech with an appendix containing a list of his published writings compiled by C.J. Cullingworth, reprinted from the 'Medical Chronicle', June 1899.
  • 'The climate of North Wales', reprinted from the 'Climates and Baths of Great Britain and Ireland', Vol.2   1902.
  • Cutting of a review of Dr. Gersuny's book 'Doctor and Patient', in which Leech wrote the preface. Not Sourced n.d.
  • Cutting of a report of an address given by Leech at theopening of the School of Pharmacy of the Pharmaceutical Society of Great Britain. Not Sourced. n.d.
  • 'Victoria Dental Address' a report of an address given by Leech printed in an unsourced newspaper clipping, Friday 13th October 1899.
  • '...treatment of cardiac pain', (first word/s torn off) taken from the 'Lancet', 29th November 1902.
  • A typewritten letter from the publisher, Young J. Pentland to Mrs D. Leech dated 2nd December 1901. It is a covering letter for a cheque sent for payment for Leech's article in Dr Hale White's (Ed) 'Text-book of Pharmacology. [Daniel Leech had recently died hence the letter to his wife.]
  • 'Nitrites and organic nitrates', taken from: W. Hale White (Ed) 'Text-book of Pharmacology and Therapeutics', (Edinburgh and London: Young J. Pentland 1901).
  • Typewritten address to graduate students of medicine at the Victoria University. [Contains hand-written corrections]. Wednesday 29th March 1899.
  • 'The British pharmacopeia', typewritten with hand-written corrections. n.d.
  • 'Medicinal and dietetic plants', 31 page hand-written manuscript.
  • Hand-written address to the 'Lancashire and Cheshire Branch of the British Medical Association', of which Leech was President. n.d. 23 pages.
  • Hand-written paper for an address given to the Manchester Medical Society to commemorate its 50 anniversary [1884?] Leech was the MMS President at the time of writing. 25 pages.