Lectures by William Cullen

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  • Reference
      GB 161 MSS. Eng. misc. d. 298-306
  • Dates of Creation
      18th century
  • Language of Material
  • Physical Description
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Scope and Content

Lectures by William Cullen at Edinburgh, the first volume only dated, 1772. The subjects are the institutions of medicine, pathology, therapeutics, and the practice of physic.

Administrative / Biographical History

William Cullen (1710-1790) was a physician. Details are given in the Dictionary of National Biography.

Access Information

Entry to read in the Library is permitted only on presentation of a valid reader's card (for admissions procedures see http://www.bodleian.ox.ac.uk/specialcollections).

Acquisition Information

MSS. Eng. misc. d. 302 and d. 305 were given to the Library in 1924. MSS. Eng. misc. d. 298-301, d. 303-4 and d. 306 were bought from E.G. Allen in 1948.


Collection level description created by Emily Tarrant, Department of Special Collections and Western Manuscripts.

Other Finding Aids

M. Clapinson and T.D. Rogers, Summary Catalogue of Post-Medieval Western Manuscripts in the Bodleian Library Oxford. Acquisitions 1916-1975. (Oxford, 1991), vol. I, nos. 45302-10.

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