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Thomas Frewen: Medical Treatise

Reference Code: GBR/0012/MS Add.6857

Scope and Contents

'Encheiridion: technicum ad memoriam acuendam in re medica', written not earlier than November 1761, 98 folios. The MS is probably a first draft of Physiologia: or the doctrine of nature, where substantial portions of the present treatise are repeated without alteration. The author's bookplate is inside the front cover and his printed stamp is impressed on page 1.


  • Creation: 1761-1780 (Circa)


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1 volume(s) (1 volume)

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Immediate Source of Acquisition

Presented by W.M. Palmer, 1935.

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