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Rougnon de Magny, Nicolas François (1727-1799)

  • Rougnon de Magny, Nicolas François, 1727-1799
MSS.4284, 4285
  • Archives and manuscripts

About this work


Prophilactique et thérapeutique. This MS. appears to be a précis of the author's 'Traité d'hygiène et médecine pratique', published in 1799, and to have been taken from his own MS. Produced in Besançon.



Physical description

2 volumes 2 vols. 4to. 201/2 × 15 cm. Original quarter-calf binding.

Acquisition note

Purchased 1930.

Biographical note

The author was M.D. of Besançon, and in 1759 was appointed professor of medicine and botany at the university in that city.

Finding aids

Database description transcribed from S.A.J. Moorat, Catalogue of Western Manuscripts on Medicine and Science in the Wellcome Historical Medical Library (London: Wellcome Institute for the History of Medicine, 1962-1973).


  • French

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