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The surgical works of John Abernethy.
- Abernethy, John, 1764-1831.
About this work
London : printed for Longman, Hurst, Rees, Orme and Brown, 1815-16.
2 volumes : illustrations ; 22 cm
Spine title: "Abernethy's surgical works."
Vol. 1: xii, 234 p. Vol. 2: , 260, 222, , 136 p.,  leaf of plates
Divisional title for vol. 1: "On the constitutioal origin and treatment of local diseases ; aneurism ; diseases resembling syphilis; and diseases of the urethra." Divisional title for vol. 2: "On injuries of the head ; miscellaneous subjects ; tumours ; lumbar abscesses: and an inquiry into the probability and rationality of Mr. Hunter's theory of life, being the subject of the analytical lectures delivered before the Royal College of Surgeons in London."
"An inquiry into the probability and rationality of Mr. Hunter's theory of life ; ..." has separate title page with publication details. The date of publication is 1814. "Part of the introductory lecture for the year 1815, exhibiting some of Mr. Hunter's opinions respecting diseases." has separate title page with publication details. The date of publication is 1815
Includes bibliographical references
- Life (Biology)
- Anatomy, Comparative
- Physiology, Comparative
- Head |Wounds and injuries
- Wounds and injuries
- Lungs |Diseases
- Digestive organs |Diseases
- Stomach |Diseases
- Urethra |Diseases
- Bladder |Diseases
- Genitourinary organs |Diseases
- Surgery, Operative
- Hunter, John, 1728-1793.
Where to find it
Location of original
This material has been provided by King’s College London. The original may be consulted at King’s College London.