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Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.8829

Scope and Contents

An article, 'Jane Austen', in British book news, National Book League, 76 (1946), pp. 451-453; descriptions of William Blake's illuminated books, Songs of innocence and experience, Poetical sketches and Urizen; a copy of a letter to 'C.A. Tulk' on Blake's poems; notes on medical and surgical cases; an introduction to Thornton's Great medical book collectors; a copy of 'The history of blood transfusion', in Blood transfusion (1949), pp. 3-40; (running from the back of the notebook) medical notes; notes on Dunhill and on the thyroid; letters to 'Carus-Wilson' and to 'Spence' on the rebuilding of Bart's Hospital; comments on the formation of the Blake Trust; an essay on blood transfusion; a letter to the British Medical Journal on antithyroid drugs; notes on a Blake manuscript discovered in 1948 at Rothesay; notes on thyectomies (1948); the preface to Blake studies; and a letter to Lancet on the treatment of actinomycosis.


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