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Physical Society (Guy's Hospital)

Overview
Works: 521 works in 634 publications in 2 languages and 1,962 library holdings
Genres: Scientific atlases  Case studies  Dictionaries  Handbooks and manuals  Romance fiction  Textbooks  History  Autographs  Guidebooks  Rules 
Roles: Former owner
Classifications: QE26, 616.72
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Most widely held works about Physical Society (Guy's Hospital)
 
Most widely held works by Physical Society (Guy's Hospital)
Essay on the theory of the earth by Georges Cuvier( Book )

1 edition published in 1817 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Essay on the Theory of the Earth was the last work of the scientific writer Robert Kerr who translated it from the introductory essay of George Cuvier's four-volume Recherches sur les ossements fossiles de quadrupèdes. Before its first publication in 1813, the essay was partly expanded by the geologist and natural historian Robert Jameson who wrote a preface and included extensive notes on mineralogy. Using geological evidence as its principal source of enquiry, Cuvier's essay attempts to address the questions of the origins of the human race, the formation of the earth, and the correlation between incomplete fossil remains and existing species of animals. Extremely influential in its own time, the essay remains a source of considerable insight into the early development of geological research, examining issues of continued significance today
Laws of the Physical Society held at Guy's Hospital by Physical Society (Guy's Hospital)( )

13 editions published between 1783 and 2005 in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reports of medical cases : selected with a view of illustrating the symptoms and cure of diseases by a reference to morbid anatomy by Richard Bright( Book )

in English and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The work's thirty engraved plates, meticulously hand-colored to accord with Bright's descriptions of the specimens examined, are among the most beautiful of medical illustrations. Most were drawn by Frederick Richard Say, a distinguished portraitist whose painting of Bright now hangs in the Royal College of Physicians of London. "In order to achieve the most poignant reproductions of his post-mortem material, Bright was probably required to bring Say to the autopsy room whenever a specimen of interest arose. Say presumably produced a water color image of the specimen on the spot which was subsequently copied by the engraver" (Fine, p. 779). Say's father William, who produced the majority of the plates, used mezzotint variously combined with line-engraving, stipple, and soft-ground etching to create the printed images
Muscologia Britannica; : containing the mosses of Great Britain and Ireland, systematically arranged and described; with plates illustrative of the characters of the genera and species; by William Jackson Hooker( Book )

1 edition published in 1818 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An introduction to physiological and systematical botany by James Edward Smith( Book )

1 edition published in 1807 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Pathological and surgical observations on diseases of the joints by Benjamin Brodie( Book )

1 edition published in 1834 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

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A treatise on ruptures, containing an anatomical description of each species : with an account of its symptoms, progress, and treatment by William Lawrence( Book )

2 editions published in 1810 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Two memoirs on the cesarean operation. Tr. from the French, with a preface, notes, an appendix and six engravings by Jean Louis Baudelocque( Book )

1 edition published in 1801 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A list of the officers and members of the Physical Society, held at Guy's Hospital ; together with a catalogue of the books by Physical Society (Guy's Hospital)( Book )

8 editions published in 1786 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A demonstration of the nerves of the human body by Joseph Swan( )

1 edition published in 1834 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A system of chemistry, in four volumes by Thomas Thomson( )

2 editions published between 1802 and 1820 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When tragedy struck, Jace Taggart stepped in to run the family business and care for his brothers, sacrificing his own happiness to ensure their well-being. But after the beautiful Bronte Cupacek moves to town, Jace realizes he can't ignore the hunger inside him much longer. However, the last thing Bronte needs is another man in her life. After the end of a painful marriage, she just wants to focus on her daughters. They need her now more than ever. Yet no matter how hard Bronte tries to stand on her own two feet, it's hard to resist the handsome cowboy who keeps coming to her aid. Soon secrets from the past threaten everything dear to them. Only through embracing their undeniable connection can Jace and Bronte build a future together that no one can tear apart
The chemical catechism : with notes, illustrations, and experiments by Samuel Parkes( )

1 edition published in 1812 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The cyclopædia of anatomy and physiology by Robert Bentley Todd( )

in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The elements of experimental chemistry by William Henry( )

1 edition published in 1815 in English and held by 0 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Guy's Hospital. Physical Society

Languages
English (49)

French (2)