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A treatise on nervous diseases / by John Cooke.

Cooke, John, 1756-1838.
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London : Printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme, and Brown, 1820[-1823]

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2 volumes ; 22 cm (8vo)


"This work is based on his Croonian lectures" - Dict. nat. biog., v. 12, p. 92
Copy 1 Vol. 1 1820 Supplier/Donor: RAMC 22101946043
Copy 1 Vol. 2 1823 Supplier/Donor: RAMC 22101946052
Copy 3. Supplier/Donor: Med. Soc. Lond. Bound with his History and method of cure of the various species of palsy. 1821. Binding: 20th cent. brown buckram, goatskin spine with gold lettering. Provenance: Author's presentation inscription to A. Carlisle Esq. on flyleaf; Initials M.S.L. (Medical Society of London) in gold lettering on spine. This book was formerly part of the collection of the Medical Society of London, which was deposited for safekeeping in the Wellcome Library in 1964. It was eventually purchased by the Wellcome Trust in 1984, with assistance from the National Heritage Memorial Fund and other charities.

Publications note

GM 4519.2


v. 1. On apoplexy, including Apoplexia hydrocephalica, or water in the head; with an introductory account of the opinions of ancient and modern physiologists, respecting the nature and uses of the nervous system ... -- v. 2. On palsy and on epilepsy


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