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The Medical Student’s Vade Mecum A Compendium 5th Ed. [medical textbook]

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Dates
1857
Collection
Cariou Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Education
Accession Number
017031005
Description
Hardbound book with tan calfskin cover covering a full range of medical subjects including line drawing illustrations; spine with black band and text in gold; includes questions at the back; 692 pages.
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Accession Number
017031005
Author
George Mendenhall, M.D.
Collection
Cariou Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Education
MeSH Heading
Medicine, Traditional -- handbooks
Description
Hardbound book with tan calfskin cover covering a full range of medical subjects including line drawing illustrations; spine with black band and text in gold; includes questions at the back; 692 pages.
Provenance
Belonged to donor.
Maker
Lindsay & Blakiston
Site Made (City)
Philadelphia
Site Made (State)
Illinois
Site Made (Country)
United States of America
Dates
1857
Date Remarks
Publication date
Material
paper:
ink:
Inscriptions
On frontispiece: "THE // MEDICAL STUDENT'S // VADE MECUM // A COMPENDIUM OF // ANATOMY, PHYSIOLOGY, CHEMISTRY, POISONS, MATERIA MEDICA, // PHARMACY, SURGERY, OBSTETRICS, PRACTICE OF MEDI- // CINE, DISEASES OF THE SKIN, ETC. ETC. // BY // GEORGE MENDENHALL, M.D. // PROFESSOR OF OBSTETRICS AND DISEASES OF WOMEN AND CHILDREN IN THE MEDICAL // COLLEGE OF OHIO, MEMBER OF THE AMERICAN MEDICAL ASSOCIATION, ETC. ETC. // FIFTH EDITION, // REVISED AND GREATLY ENLARGED, // WITH TWO HUNDRED AND TWENTY-FOUR // ILLUSTRATIONS // PHILADELPHIA; // LINDSAY & BLAKISON // 1857"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Length
20.6 cm
Width
13.2 cm
Depth
4.9 cm
Unit Of Measure
centimeters
Condition Remarks
Edges show wear with abrasions
Copy Type
original
Images
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Wheeler's Handbook of Medicine 4th ed. [textbook]

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Dates
1914
Collection
Ellen Mary Nutley Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
Accession Number
008035003
Description
Hardbound fabric-covered book (a) with illustrations describing topics in disease and front board with two attached pages (b) and back board (c); 531 pages.
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Accession Number
008035003
Author
William R. Jack
Collection
Ellen Mary Nutley Collection
Category
Archival Items
Classification
Archival, Publications
MeSH Heading
Medicine, Traditional -- handbooks
Description
Hardbound fabric-covered book (a) with illustrations describing topics in disease and front board with two attached pages (b) and back board (c); 531 pages.
Number Of Parts
3
Part Names
a - book - Length 18.2cm x Width 13.2cm x Depth 2.4cm
b - front board - Length 19.1cm x Width 12.6cm
c- back board - Length 19.1cm x Width 12.6cm
Provenance
Owned by Ellen Mary Nutley; donated by her grand-daughter Nancy Chantraine.
Maker
E & S Livingstone
Site Made (City)
Edinburgh
Site Made (Country)
Scotland
Dates
1914
Date Remarks
Printed in book
Material
paper: cream
fabric: blue
ink: black
Inscriptions
Stamped on spine (a): "WHEELER'S // HANDBOOK // OF // MEDICINE // W.R. JACK // 4TH EDITION // EDINBURGH // E.S. LIVINGSTONE"; written inside front cover (b): "E M Nutley // October 26th 1914"; written on fore edge: " E. M. Nutley"
Permanent Location
Storage Room 2005
2005-3
Condition Remarks
Cover fabric is fraying; front board and back board are loose; some foxing on pages
Copy Type
Original
Reference Types
File
JPG
Reference Comments
Remarks in donor file; CD #2
Research Facts
Ellen Mary Nutley was a nurse during World War I.
Images
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