Notes taken [by Alexander Monro] at anatomical Lectures at St. Bartholomews Hospital delivered by Mr. Stanley.

(Anatomy. Manuscript Lecture Notes.) STANLEY (Edward)

Notes taken [by Alexander Monro] at anatomical Lectures at St. Bartholomews Hospital delivered by Mr. Stanley.

The Spring Course of 1829 commenced on the above day [Jany. 22d 1829] ended on the 4th day of May.

Description: manuscript in ink and pencil on paper, with a drawing of the bust of Mr. Abernethy at the Anatomical Theatre St. Barts on the opening page, 3 drawings on the verso of the last leaf, and a drawing of a skeleton inside the back cover, 240 leaves, oblong 12mo, original sheep with a brass clasp, rubbed, skin mostly absent from joints but covers held by (original) vellum strips, good

Publication Details: [London]: 1829

Notes: Edward Stanley was 'born on July 3rd, 1793, the son of Edward Stanley, who was in business in the City; his mother was sister to Thomas Blizard, the surgeon. In 1808 he was apprenticed to Thomas Ramsden, Surgeon to St. Bartholomew's Hospital, who died in February, 1813; Stanley was then turned over to John Abernethy for the rest of his term. He was awarded the Jacksonian Prize for his essay "On Diseases of Bone", and was elected Assistant Surgeon to St. Bartholomew's Hospital on Jan. 29th, 1816, at the early age of 24 ... . He acted as Demonstrator of Anatomy until 1826, when he was appointed ...more

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Subject: Sciences

Published Date: 1829

Stock Number: 54849

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