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Hunter, John 1728-1793

Overview
Works: 767 works in 1,824 publications in 4 languages and 14,349 library holdings
Genres: Biography  History  Scientific atlases  Portraits 
Roles: Author, Author of screenplay, Composer, Other, Writer of accompanying material, Dedicatee
Classifications: RC201, 610.924
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A treatise on the venereal disease by John Hunter( Book )

88 editions published between 1786 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 729 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treatise on the blood, inflammation, and gun-shot wounds by John Hunter( Book )

82 editions published between 1794 and 1985 in English and French and held by 682 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

2000, Gift of Dr. Marion C. Anderson
The natural history of the human teeth: explaining their structure, use, formation, growth, diseases by John Hunter( Book )

95 editions published between 1771 and 2016 in English and held by 255 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Observations on certain parts of the animal oeconomy : inclusive of several papers from the Philosophical transactions, etc. by John Hunter( Book )

40 editions published between 1786 and 1841 in English and held by 248 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Some observations of Hunter about the secondary sexual characteristics in birds, the air sac in birds, the structure of the placenta along with the original description of the olfactory nerves are included in this book
Essays and observations on natural history, anatomy, physiology, psychology, and geology by John Hunter( Book )

18 editions published between 1861 and 1988 in English and held by 228 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A treatise on the venereal disease by John Hunter( Book )

38 editions published between 1786 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The natural history of the human teeth ; and, A practical treatise on the diseases of the teeth by John Hunter( Book )

9 editions published between 1979 and 1980 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

William Hunter, 1718-1783 : a memoir by Samuel Foart Simmons( Book )

5 editions published in 1983 in English and Undetermined and held by 95 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works of John Hunter ... with notes by John Hunter( Book )

58 editions published between 1835 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 80 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The surgeon and anatomist John Hunter (1728-93) left a famous legacy in the Hunterian Museum of medical specimens now in the Royal College of Surgeons, and in this collection of his writings, edited by James Palmer, with a biography by Drewry Ottley, published between 1835 and 1837. The first four volumes are of text, and the larger Volume 5 contains plates. Hunter had begun his career as a demonstrator in the anatomy classes of his brother William, before qualifying as a surgeon. He regarded surgery as evidence of failure - the mutilation of a patient who could not be cured by other means - and his studies of anatomy and natural history were driven by his belief that it was necessary to understand the normal physiological processes before attempting to cure the abnormal ones. Volume 1 contains Ottley's biography, a list of Hunter's published works, and his lectures on surgery
Traité des maladies vénériennes by John Hunter( Book )

14 editions published between 1787 and 1859 in French and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lectures on the principles of surgery by John Hunter( Book )

7 editions published between 1839 and 1841 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Treatise on the natural history and diseases of the human teeth : explaining their structure, use, formation, growth, and diseases, in two parts by John Hunter( Book )

9 editions published between 1839 and 1841 in English and held by 65 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works by John Hunter( Book )

in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Physiological lectures, exhibiting a general view of Mr. Hunter's physiology and of his researches in comparative anatomy : delivered before the Royal College of Surgeons in the year 1817 by John Abernethy( Book )

8 editions published between 1817 and 1825 in English and held by 38 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A practical treatise on the diseases of the teeth : intended as a supplement to the natural history of those parts by John Hunter( Book )

7 editions published between 1778 and 1839 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A practical treatise on the diseases of the teeth; intended as a supplement to the Natural history of those parts. By John Hunter by John Hunter( )

11 editions published between 1778 and 2005 in English and held by 34 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Experiments on animals and vegetables : with respect to the power of producing heat. By John Hunter, F.R.S. Read at the Royal Society, June 22, 1775 by John Hunter( )

11 editions published between 1775 and 2005 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Account of a woman who had the Small Pox during Pregnancy, and who seemed to have communicated the same disease to the fœtus by John Hunter( Book )

5 editions published in 1777 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

John Hunter by Jessie Dobson( Book )

1 edition published in 1969 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Of the heat, &c. of animals and vegetables by John Hunter( Book )

5 editions published in 1778 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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WorldCat IdentitiesRelated Identities
Alternative Names
Hunter.

Hunter, Juan 1728-1793

Hunterus, Johannes 1728-1793

John Hunter Brits militair arts (1728-1793)

John Hunter chirurgien, Anatomiste

John Hunter dokter asal Britania Raya

John Hunter medico scozzese

John Hunter schottischer Anatom und Begründer der wissenschaftlichen Chirurgie

Τζον Χάντερ

Хантер, Джон

جان هانتر

جان هانتر جراح اسکاتلندی

جون هنتر

ジョン・ハンター

ハンター, ジョン

約翰·亨特 (外科醫師)

Languages
English (602)

French (21)

German (12)

Japanese (2)

Covers
The knife man : blood, body snatching, and the birth of modern surgeryMemoirs of the life and doctrines of the late John Hunter, esq., founder of the Hunterian museum, at the Royal college of surgeons in London