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Copies of the pharmacopoeias of Guy's, St Thomas', and St Bartholomew's Hospitals, London, all dated 1743 [texts divergent from those published in Robert Poole, A physical vade mecum (London, 1741)], together with drawings of bandages, notes on medical topics and additional pharmaceutical formulae.
1 volume 1 volume: 248 × 198 mm., 94 ff. (58-94 blank). Half-leather binding, re-backed.
The manuscript collection of the Medical Society of London, of which this material formerly was part, was purchased by the Wellcome Library in 1984.
Database description taken from that in: Richard Palmer, Catalogue of Western Manuscripts in the Wellcome Library for the History & Understanding of Medicine: Western Manuscripts 5120-6244 (London: The Wellcome Library for the History & Understanding of Medicine, 1999).