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Medical books, libraries and collectors

John L. Thornton

Medical books, libraries and collectors

a study of bibliography and the book trade in relation to the medical sciences.

by John L. Thornton

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Published by Grafton .
Written in English


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Pagination293p.
Number of Pages293
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Open LibraryOL13727003M

The Nadell Prize for Book Collecting is named for Dr. Andrew T. Nadell M'74, who began collecting rare books when he was a student at Duke. He now collects early books and manuscripts on the learned professions and skilled trades, an expansion of his earlier interest in medicine as a profession.   Finally, he will touch upon some of the challenges confronting current-day medical book collectors and the implications they have for scholarship and for the development of special collections housed in institutional libraries. This event is free and open to Author: Erin Rushing.

Book Review - SIDDHARTHA. Book Review: Thornton's Medical Books, Libraries & Collectors: 3rd Edition THORNTON'S MEDICAL BOOKS, August Scottish medical : Prashant Raman. Anthony Askew (–) was an English physician and is best known for having been a book collection was purchased by the British Museum and books purchased by George III of England were added to the King's Library.

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In this study of medical bibliography and the book trade in relation to the medical sciences one may find information on medical literature before the invention of printing, on medical incunabula, medical books of the sixteenth century, seventeenth century medical books, medical books from tothe development of medical societies, the growth of medical periodical literature, medical.

The essential reference books for this subject are Choulant, History and Bibliography of Anatomic Illustration, translated and annotated by Mortimer Frank (), Thornton and Reeves, Medical Book Illustration, a Short History (), Rousselot (ed.), Medicine in Art (), and Herrlinger, History of medical Illustration from Antiquity to A.D.

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Reviewed by Estelle Brodman. Articles from Bulletin of the Medical Library Association are provided here courtesy of Medical Library Association. Formats:Author: Estelle Brodman. Book Notes | 15 February Thornton's Medical Books, Libraries and Collectors: A Study of Bibliography and the Book Trade in Relation to the Medical Sciences ‹ PREV ARTICLE.

Medical Books, Libraries, and Collectors: a Study of Bibliography and the Medical books Trade in Relation to the Medical Sciences Reviewed by Lee Ash New Haven, ConnecticutAuthor: Lee Ash.

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[John Leonard Thornton]. The NLM historical collection of more thanprinted works includes pre books and serials, thousands of pamphlets and dissertations, and pre journals. Material in the collection covers every area of the history of medicine and the health sciences in the United States and Europe, and.

John L. Thornton, now in association with R. Tully, has produced a companion piece to the Medical Books, Libraries and Collectors which was reviewed here some time ago. This present book had been planned during World War II, but many contingencies delayed its preparation and : William B.

Bean. Medical ebooks including 1.) A VERY select list of titles arranged alphabetically by specialty or subject; 2.) Collections: Arranged by vendor packages; 3.) The required and recommended texts for years that the library has purchased. Medical Books, Libraries, and Collectors: a Study of Bibliography and the Book Trade in Relation to the Medical Sciences.

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Books about Books and Libraries Score A book’s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. Bernard Becker Medical Library has maintained a collection of rare medical texts devoted to scholarship and teaching since The rare book program developed considerably over the past century, and the Library now holds nine distinct Rare Book Collections totaling approximat books and journals.

Due to its very limited numbers, In Our Time is considered one of the rare books for book collectors around the world. In Aprila first edition copy sold at auction for a whopping $, Author: Rudie Obias. The Sacramento Book Collectors Club is a book club and publisher based in Sacramento, was founded in and has been running as a non-profit organisation since The club houses aro00 books, and has published 18 new titles since ANDREW HUNTER (ed.), Thornton and Tully's Scientific Books, Libraries and Collectors: A Study of Bibliography and the Book Trade in Relation to the History of Science.

Fourth Edition. Aldershot: Ashgate, Pp. xii+ ISBN £ (hardback). ALAIN BESSON (ed.), Thornton's Medical Books, Libraries and Collectors: A Study of Bibliography and the Book Trade in Relation to the.Add to want list Rare Medical Books Rare & Antiquarian Books. From antique documents on the curriculums of old American medical schools to posters with detailed illustrations of infinitely small parts of the human anatomy, there are plenty of fascinating books to choose from in the rare medical books section of the Biblio Rare Book Room.