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Scientific papers : physiology, medicine, surgery, geology.

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Publication:
New York : P.F. Collier & Son, ©1910. , ©1910
Series:
Harvard classics ; v. 38.
The Harvard classics, ed. by C.W. Eliot [38]
Format/Description:
Book
440 pages : frontispiece, illustrations, plates (some folded), portraits ; 23 cm
Subjects:
Science.
Physiology.
Medicine.
Surgery.
Geology.
Geology.
Medicine.
Physiology.
Science.
Surgery.
Medical subjects:
Geology -- Collected Works.
Medicine -- Collected Works.
Physiology -- Collected Works.
General Surgery -- Collected Works.
Place of Publication:
United States New York (State) New York (City).
Contents:
The oath of Hippocrates.
The law of Hippocrates.
Journeys in diverse places, by A. Paré, tr. by S. Paget.
On the motion of the heart and blood in animals, by W. Harvey, tr. by R. Willis.
The three original publications on vaccination against smallpox, by E. Jenner.
The contagiousness of puerperal fever, by O.W. Holmes.
On the antiseptic principle of the practice of surgery, by Lord Lister.
The physiological theory of fermentation, by L. Pasteur, tr. by F. Faulkner and D.C. Robb (revised)
The germ theory and its application to medicine and surgery (revised); On the extension of the germ theory to the etiology of certain common diseases (revised) by L. Pasteur, tr. by H.C. Ernst.
Prejudices which have retarded the progress of geology; Uniformity in the series of past changes in the animate and inanimate world, by Sir C. Lyell.
Notes:
"Dr. Eliot's Five-Foot Shelf of Books."
"Designed, Printed, and Bound at The Collier Press, New York"--verso of title page.
"Copyright, 1897 By G.P. Putnam's Sons ... Copyright 1861, 1862, 1883, 1889, 1890, 1891 by Oliver Wendell Holmes. Copyright, 1892 by Houghton, Mifflin & Company ... Copyright, 1910 By P. F. Collier & Son."--verso of title page.
Includes bibliographical references.
Local notes:
Penn Libraries Rare copy gifted by Dr. Mark B. Adams in 2018.
Penn Provenance:
Adams, Mark B., (former owner) (autograph) (Adams copy)
Penn Chronology:
1910
Contributor:
Hippocrates, author.
Paré, Ambroise, 1510?-1590, author.
Harvey, William, 1578-1657, author.
Jenner, Edward, 1749-1823, author.
Holmes, Oliver Wendell, 1809-1894, author.
Lister, Joseph, Baron, 1827-1912, author.
Pasteur, Louis, 1822-1895, author.
Lyell, Charles, Sir, 1797-1875, author.
Paget, Stephen, 1855-1926, translator.
Willis, Robert, 1799-1878, translator.
Faulkner, Frank, translator.
Robb, D. Constable (David Constable), translator.
Ernst, Harold C. (Harold Clarence), 1856-1922, translator.
P.F. Collier & Son Corporation, publisher, printer.
Mark B. Adams Emergence of Modern Science Collection (University of Pennsylvania)
Other format:
Online version: Scientific papers; physiology, medicine, surgery, geology.
OCLC:
830444
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