WorldCat Identities

Willis, Thomas 1621-1675

Works: 532 works in 1,730 publications in 3 languages and 13,960 library holdings
Genres: History  Prescriptions, formulae, receipts, etc 
Roles: Author, Other, Contributor, Dedicatee
Publication Timeline
Most widely held works about Thomas Willis
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Most widely held works by Thomas Willis
Cerebri anatome, cui accessit nervorum descripto et usus by Thomas Willis( )

76 editions published between 1664 and 1973 in 3 languages and held by 637 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Thomas Willis' Cerebri Anatome: Cui Accessit Nervorum Descriptio et Usus (The Anatomy of the Brain to which is Added the Description and Workings of the Nerves) "remapped the brain and described the cranial, spinal, and involuntary nervous systems so accurately and thoroughly that it remained the standard work in its field until well into the nineteenth century." (Norman, One Hundred Books Famous in Medicine [1995] 32
Pharmaceutice rationalis, sive, Diatriba de medicamentorum operationibus in humano corpore by Thomas Willis( Book )

97 editions published between 1674 and 1979 in 3 languages and held by 563 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pathologiæ cerebri, et nervosi generis specimen : in quo agitur de morbis convulsivis, et de scorbuto by Thomas Willis( Book )

72 editions published between 1570 and 1980 in 3 languages and held by 469 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pharmaceutice rationalis, or, An exercitation of the operations of medicines in human bodies : shewing the signs, causes, and cures of most distempers incident thereunto : in two parts : as also a treatise of the scurvy and the several sorts thereof : with their symptoms, causes, and cure by Thomas Willis( )

27 editions published between 1679 and 1985 in English and held by 435 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Offers several searchable databases of campaign contributions at the federal and state levels, by candidate and donor. Also includes databases for PACs, lobbyists, and Congressional committees, as well as the CRP newsletter and catalog of publications
The London practice of physick, or, The whole practical part of Physick contained in the works of Dr. Willis : faithfully made English, and printed together for the publick good by Thomas Willis( )

32 editions published between 1685 and 2011 in English and held by 412 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An essay of the pathology of the brain and nervous stock : in which convulsive diseases are treated of. by Thomas Willis( )

11 editions published between 1681 and 1980 in English and held by 389 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two discourses concerning the soul of brutes which is that of the vital and sensitive of man : the first is physiological shewing the nature, parts, powers, and affections of the same : the other is pathological, which unfolds the diseases which affect it and its primary seat ; to wit, the brain and nervous stock, and treats of their cures : with copper cuts by Thomas Willis( )

18 editions published in 1683 in English and held by 284 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"I have here given you what I had long promised, the Pathology of the Brain and Nervous Stock , and with it the previous Physical Meditations of the Soul of the Brutes, which is that inferior one of Man. This difficult task, when at first denied leisure and retirement it could not be performed; after the Death of my Dear Wife, being lonely, with frequent and unseasonable Studies that I might the less think on my Grief I have at last finished this, according to my slender capacity. But indeed in these Disquisitions (which the Anatomy of the Brain and its Appendixes, hath lately and more exactly shown) as we have entered into a by-way, and not before trodden, there was a necessity to lead thee, through some sharp and stony ways, beset with bushes and thorns, which might offend thee"--Preface. (PsycINFO Database Record (c) 2009 APA, all rights reserved)
A medical-philosophical discourse of fermentation, or, Of the intestine motion of particles in every body by Thomas Willis( )

8 editions published between 1681 and 1980 in English and held by 262 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Five treatises : viz. [brace] 1. Of urines, 2. Of the accension of the blood, 3. Of musculary motion, 4. The anatomy of the brain, 5. The description and use of the nerves by Thomas Willis( )

8 editions published between 1681 and 1980 in English and held by 258 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[34], 192 p., [14] leaves of plates (some folded) : ill. Reproduction of original in the Cambridge University Library. Includes indexes. (DLPS) A66497.0001.001. (stc) Wing W2837.
The anatomy of the brain and nerves by Thomas Willis( Book )

7 editions published between 1965 and 1966 in English and held by 220 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The anatomy of the brain and nerves by Thomas Willis( Book )

25 editions published between 1965 and 2014 in English and held by 209 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Willis, Thomas / Neuroanatomie
moreShow More Titles
fewerShow Fewer Titles
Audience Level
Audience Level
  Kids General Special  
Audience level: 0.58 (from 0.20 for Thomas Wil ... to 0.93 for A pindariq ...)

Soul made flesh : Thomas Willis, the English Civil War and the discovery of the sovereignty of the brain
Alternative Names
Thomas Willis Brits arts (1621-1675)

Thomas Willis dokter asal Britania Raya

Thomas Willis englischer Arzt und Anatom

Thomas Willis English doctor

Thomas Willis medico britannico

Willis, Tho 1621-1675

Willis, Tho. (Thomas Willis), 1621-1675

Willis Thomas

Willisius 1621-1675

Willisius, Thomas.

Willisius Thomas 1621-1675

Томас Уилис

Томас Уіліс

Уиллис, Томас

תומאס ויליס

توماس ويليس



Latin (317)

English (247)

German (3)